conduct an interview with a health care consumer and will prepare a typed, double -spaced, 12pt, Times New Roman font, 3- 5 page summary paper that describes the healthcare experiences of the person interviewed and connects that personâ€™s experience to the concepts covered in class. Analyze that personâ€™s experience against the triple aim of healthcare: access, cost and quality. Based on the experience of the person interviewed and the concepts covered in class, what issues/concerns come to light? What have you learned about the healthcare system based on this personâ€™s experience?
Interface with the health care system
â€¢Do you feel that you have any current health problems? If so what are they?
â€¢How do you choose your doctor or health care provider?
â€¢How has aging affected your doctorâ€™s relationship with you? (if applicable)â€¢How do you take care of your health care needs? Do you use any home remedies? Do you check with your doctor or a nurse before trying these remedies?
â€¢Do you feel that health care services were/are easy for you to access?
â€¢Did you have any problems getting to your doctor visits or getting the tests you needed? How could this have been made better? On insurance and financing of healthcare
â€¢Have your health care choices been affected by the type of insurance that you have?
â€¢Do you feel that your income level has affected the health care youâ€™ve received? If so, how?
â€¢ Has it been hard for you to afford the medicines that your health care provider prescribes? Have you ever skipped doses or decrease strength to reduce your health care costs?
â€¢Has the passing of the affordable care act impacted your insurance type and /or frequency of
consumption? On the health care system
â€¢ How do you rate the quality of the health care you have received over the years?
â€¢Have you ever gotten poor quality health care? If so, explain.
â€¢How do you feel about the quality of health care services in your community (Chicago)?
â€¢What do you think about health care in the United States?