Instructions: For this assignment, you will write 500-700-word paper discussing the legal duty to report health data to a state or federal public health agency. Choose two examples where a legal duty exists to report health data to a state or federal public health agency. These examples can be items recently reported in the news.
Include the following items in your paper:
1. Summarize the examples you’ve chosen. Describe why these examples require mandatory reporting.
2. Discuss how the information is gathered and submitted to the authorities.
3. Propose ways of improving the status quo and provide reasons why this has not yet been accomplished.