You are a manager in a county clinic that provides care to Medicaid clients. Your department budget was recently cut by 15%.
Resource: Rundall article in the Electronic Reserve Readings
Write a 1,050 to 1,400 word paper in which you evaluate how to make the following decision:
From a statewide health policy standpoint, given a defined budget constraint, what clinical services should be eliminated or introduced to best address healthcare needs of a Medicaid population?
Use the tools described in the Rundall article located in the ERR links in Week Two.
Identify the tool that you would consider to be the best for your decision and explain why you would select it.
Describe how using the toolbox affects accountability, knowledge transfer, and a questioning organization.
Include at least three references in your paper.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.