MN506: Unit 10 Assignment
TEXTBOOK INFORMATION Media Type: Physical Title: Essentials Of Nursing Law And Ethics Edition: 2nd (2013) Author: Westrick, S.J. Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Book ISBN: 978-1-284-03020-4 Ebook ISBN: Media Type: Physical Title: Policy and Politics For Nurses and … – With Access Edition: 3rd (2018) Author: Nickitas, D.M., Middaugh, D.J., & Feeg, V. Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Book ISBN: 978-1-284-14039-2
Health policy briefs provide succinct overviews of health policy topics. The intended audience is policymakers, journalists, and others concerned about improving health care in the United States. The briefs explore arguments from varying perspectives of a policy proposal. They guide available research behind each perspective. Health policy briefs are created by experts in the field through funding from public and private grants.
Select one policy brief from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation website:
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Health Policy in Brief. https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/collections/health-affairs-briefs.html
Identify the primary issue discussed in the brief, summarize the brief, and state the relationship of the issue to APN practice
List at least 3 strengths, weaknesses, advantages, and/or disadvantages of the issue
Describe at least 3 solutions or recommendations for the issue
In your role as an APN, list at least three ways you would advocate for or against the policy implementation?
In your paper, you may take the position either for or against the policy proposal, or both.
Page length: 3-4 pages exclusive of cover page and references.
Support your paper with a minimum of three scholarly references.
To view the Grading Rubric for this Assignment, please visit the Grading Rubrics section of the Course Resources.
Before finalizing your work, you should:
be sure to read the Assignment description carefully (as displayed above);
consult the Grading Rubric (under the Course Resources) to make sure you have included everything necessary;
utilize spelling and grammar check to minimize errors; and
review APA formatting and citation information found in the Academic Success Center, online, or elsewhere in the course.
Your writing Assignment should:
follow the conventions of Standard English (correct grammar, punctuation, etc.)
be well ordered, logical, and unified, as well as original and insightful;
display superior content, organization, style, and mechanics; and
use APA 7th edition formatting and citation style.