Step 1 Compare Medicare and Medicaid. Explain the difference between Medicare and Medicaid. In your explanation, include the following information: Identify the state in which you live. Describe the population that is eligible for each program in your state. Provide a list of services covered under each plan, including those services covered across the lifespan, such as pregnant moms, children, and the elderly. Step 2 Write a paper using APA 7.0 format style that discusses nursing challenges. After explaining the differences between the two programs, describe the challenges nursing leaders face regarding reimbursement from these national programs. Include a discussion of the challenges on both a local and national level in your organization. Be sure to cite the resources you used to complete this assignment and include a reference list that reflects the resources you cited in the body of your paper.