our Discussion postings should be written in standard edited English and should follow APA guidelines. Be sure to support your work with specific in-text citations from this week’s Learning Resources and additional scholarly sources such as those found in the Library. Refer to thePocket Guide to APA Style to ensure that your in-text citations and reference list are correct. Initial postings must be 250–350 words (not including references).
Post your answer to one of the following topic questions (one post answer) by Saturday, then respond to two or more fellow classmates (two posts) by Tuesday that are thoughtful and advance the discussion. Student responses postings must be 100–150 words (not including references).
These required posts (totaling three) should be completed on three or more separate days.
Choose one of the following:
- Briefly discuss the role of finance in the healthcare services industry. Has this role increased or decreased in importance in recent years? What is the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on the role of finance?
- What are some of the industries in the healthcare sector? What is meant by the term healthcare finance? What are the two broad areas of healthcare finance?