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Articles by Megan Doede, RN, BSN, CEN

Megan Doede, RN, BSN, CEN
About Megan Doede, RN, BSN, CEN

Megan Doede is an emergency nurse with many years of experience in Baltimore City emergency departments. She holds an MS from the University of Maryland in community and public health nursing. She is currently a doctoral student studying occupational health psychology. She began contributing to Policy Prescriptions® in 2012. Contact: Facebook | More Posts

The Patient-Centered Medical Home

In a 2014 article published in Health Services Research, researchers compared health care utilization and payments between the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recognized patient-centered medical home (PCMH) practices and practices [...]

September 28, 2014 // 2 Comments

Is the Affordable Care Act toxic to workers?

Image: Don DeBold (Creative Commons / Flickr) The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on the Health Care Workforce is a nurse-authored paper that appeared in a recent Heritage Foundation Backgrounder. In it, the author concludes that the Affordable [...]

June 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

Medicaid is not a welfare magnet

  Image by AJ Cann (Flickr / Creative Commons) A recent study generated by two Harvard scholars and published in Health Affairs concludes that law-maker anxiety regarding the “welfare magnet” hypothesis—which projects that states [...]

February 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

Nurses: the cure for what ails us

A new Health Affairs/RWJF policy brief highlights federal and state laws which limit the extent to which providers. A predicted clinician shortage will worsen as millions of people become insured as a result of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In [...]

June 24, 2013 // 4 Comments

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