The goal of this presentation is to help participants gain an understanding of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and its impact on access, treatment and prevention for patients affected by cancer. Upon completion, participants will be able to do the following:
- Discuss the background of the Affordable Care Act
- Discuss the current state of cancer diagnosis and survivorship in the United States
- Identify the impact of the ACA on access to care, treatment and prevention of cancer
- Evaluate the ACA provisions for access, treatment and prevention of cancer
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and dietitians.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.