Kimberly J. Morgan writes in Chapter 10 of The New Politics of Old Age Policy, “When viewed in cross-national perspective, the Medicare program is unique in several ways” (Hudson, 2014). One of the distinctive elements discussed is the role Congress plays in managing the program.
Write a 3-4 page paper that discusses the role Congress plays in managing Medicare. Address how this is different than what is typically found in other countries and provide your own perspective on whether or not the role Congress plays is advantageous to the Medicare program.
Support your statements with evidence from the Required Studies and your research. Cite and reference your sources in APA style.