Read chapter 10, 11 & 12 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentations. Once done answer the following questions;
Discuss the power of nursing to influence and change health policy.
Mention and discuss current health policy issues.
Describe and discuss the organization of the public health care system at the federal, state and local levels.
Analyze the influence of socio-cultural, political, economic, ethical and religious factors that influence the health and culturally diverse individuals, groups, and communities.
Please present your assignment Word document, 12 Arial font attached to the forum in the discussion tab of the blackboard titled “Week 3 discussion questions”, in the Turnitin in the assignment tab of the blackboard and in the exercise forum in the assignment the tab of the blackboard as well (new requirement from the Distance Learning Department).
A minimum of 2 references (excluding the class textbook) no older than 5 years must be used. If you use the textbook as a reference will not be counted. Every reference that you present in your assignment must be quoted in the assignment.
A minimum of 2 replies to any of your peers sustained with the proper references are required.
Please make sure you use spell check before you post your assignment and replies. I have found many grammar/spellings errors in the assignments which is not acceptable for a student close to complete his/her BSN.
A minimum of 700 words are required (not counting first and reference page) and please use the example of the first page that I emailed at the beginning of the course.
BOOK: Nies, Mary A., McEwen, Melanie (2015). Community/Public Health Nursing. Promoting the Health of the Populations. (6th ed).