Create a 9-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation answering the following question: What is the primary purpose of health care regulations and regulatory agencies?

Include the following in your presentation:

Identify one agency overseeing health care delivery, or choose one regulation affecting health care.

Explain whether the regulation or the agency is at the local, state, or federal level.

Provide an example of a health care delivery structure that must comply with this regulation or regulatory agency.

Describe the effects this regulation or agency has had on health care.

Appropriate graphics

Speaker notes using complete sentences and correct grammar, punctuation, and spelling

Introduction, conclusion, and reference slides

Appropriately cited references

Format any citations in your presentation according to guidelines as set forth by your course facilitator.

Use terms from your Weekly Vocabulary Exercises. Emphasize the terms by bolding or highlighting them in your presentation

vocabulary list :

Autopsy rate

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mortality rate

Institute of Medicine

Occupancy rate

Service lines

Daily census



Compliance officer


Audit trail

Protected health information

Release of information


Affordable Care Act

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009


Preexisting medical condition