Government Agencies and Health Policy
Research a federal agency within the U.S. federal government that is a stakeholder in health care. Consider the complexity of the issues that
decision makers at this agency must consider. Write a paper of 1,000-1,250 words addressing the following: Give an overview of the agency.
Explain the types of concerns the agency addresses. Describe the impact the agency has on health care policy and delivery. Explain how each branch of government (i.e., judicial, legislative, and executive) impacts the agencys mission. Identify at least one current initiative the agency
considers a priority, and provide a summary of the initiative. Explain whether it is a health law or health policy and why. Describe how and why a health policy analyst needs to consider policy problems and health economics to make decisions. A minimum of three scholarly sources must be
cited, including your textbook. Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA style guide located in the Student Success Center.