Discussion: NURS 6050 Policy and Advocacy

Discussion: NURS 6050 Policy and Advocacy

Question

Week 1 Discussion

Agenda Comparison
Grids

Every individual, regardless of political affiliation, has a stake in the choices made Therefore, it should come as no surprise that healthcare issues are prominently featured on presidential agendas. It also comes as no surprise why they become such contentious agenda subjects.

In Part 1 of this module’s Assignment, you were required to begin working on an Agenda Comparison Grid in order to examine the effects of the agendas of the two previous U.S. presidents and the current/sitting president on the healthcare topic you chose to research. During this discussion, you will present your initial draft to your peers in order to get their feedback, which you will then incorporate into your final version.

Also Read:

Discussion: NURS 6050 Policy and Advocacy

To Prepare:

Review the Resources
and reflect on the importance of agenda setting.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has defined SDOH as the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work, and age (WHO, 2012). SDOH are shaped by the distribution of money, power, and resources at global and national levels. These SDOH are mostly responsible for health inequities, or the unfair and avoidable differences in health status seen within and between countries (WHO, 2012). SDOH include a number of factors such as socioeconomic status (SES), employment, housing, food security, transportation, education, as well as social support and the physical environment. There is substantial evidence to demonstrate an unequivocal link between social disadvantage and poor health. In fact, several researchers have reported that as much as 80% of health outcomes are attributable to social determinants (Magnan, 2017; Singh et al., 2015; 2017).

In this regard, SDOH are referred to as “the causes of the causes” of disease, illness, and health disparities by Braveman and Gottlieb (2014). The root causes of disease, illness, and health disparities have direct implications for nursing as a professional practice discipline. The majority of nursing practice interactions and encounters today take place in the context of nurses caring for individuals and their families. Face-to-face interactions between nurses are referred to as ‘downstream,’ as opposed to ‘upstream,’ encounters.

Consider how federal
agendas promote healthcare issues and how these healthcare issues become agenda
priorities.

Review Part 1 of the
Module 1 Assignment and complete the requirements for this Discussion.

 

Place your order
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more