Walden University Agency Funding and Policy Implication Essay
For this assignment, you are expected to meet with your Field Instructor, discuss the organization’s funding sources and later, research current state and federal policies that impact the agency’s funding.
By Day 7
Submit a 1–2-page paper in which you:
- Identify the agencies funding sources (Private insurance: Aetna, AmeriHealth, Medicaid, Medicare, Optum, UnitedHealthcare, WellCare, Blu Cross BlueShield of NC)
- Identify state and federal policies that impact the agency’s funding.
- Explain in specific detail, the impact of the policies identified and how they impact the agency’s funding.
- Discuss potential threats to the agency’s funding as a result of the current policies.
Birkenmaier, J., & Berg-Weger, M. (2018). The practicum companion for social work: Integrating class and fieldwork (4th ed.). New York, NY: Pearson.
My field agency is at a private practice, the only funding sources are from billing insurances.