Select a current or proposed health care policy that is designed to provide equitable health care for a diverse population.
Create a 12-15-slide PowerPoint presentation discussing the health care policy and how it improves a specific population’s access to quality, cost-effective health care.
Create speaker notes of 100-250 words for each slide. Include additional slides for the title and references. Include the following in your presentation:
Describe the policy selected.
Discuss the diverse population that will be affected by this policy.
Explain how the policy is designed to improve cost-effectiveness and health care equity for the diverse population.
Discuss why the policy is financially sound and explain how the policy incorporates the nursing perspective and relevant ethical, legal, and political factors. Provide rationale to support your explanation.
Describe what state, federal, global health policies, or goals the policy is related to and explain the degree to which each helps achieve equitable health care for the diverse population.
Discuss advocacy strategies for improving access, quality, and cost-effective health care for the diverse population selected.
Discuss the professional and moral obligation of master’s prepared nurses to respect human dignity and advance the common good through working to promote health and prevent disease among diverse populations from a Christian perspective.
You are required to cite eight peer-reviewed sources to complete this assignment. Sources must be published within the last 5 years and appropriate for the assignment criteria and nursing content.
Refer to the resource, “Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
Slide 1: Title page
Slide 2: Introduction and Overview of Health Care Policy
Speaker Notes: This slide should provide an overview of the health care policy that will be discussed throughout this presentation, including its primary purpose and how it is designed to improve cost-effectiveness and health care equity for a diverse population. Include what state, federal or global policies it is related to, as well as any relevant ethical, legal or political factors associated with the policy.
Slide 3: Description of Diverse Population Affected by Policy
Speaker Notes: This slide should focus on describing which particular population will be affected by this specific policy, including any areas they may experience difficulty accessing quality health care due to financial constraints or lack of available resources in their area.
Slide 4: Rationale behind Financial Soundness of Policy
Speaker Notes: Provide an explanation for why this policy is financially sound and include rationale that supports your position. Consider discussing how cost-effectiveness can still be maintained despite providing equitable access for more individuals in need within this diverse population.
Slides 5-8 : Explain How Policy Improves Access to Quality Health Care (4 slides) Speaker Notes : Use these four slides to explain how exactly this health care policy improves access to quality health care for our chosen diverse population from different angles such as cost containment strategies, regulatory processes and patient resources/support systems that are made available through implementing this particular policy . Be sure that all points are backed up with credible evidence from peer – reviewed sources .
Slide 9 : Advocacy Strategies For Improving Access & Cost – Effective Health Care Speaker Notes : In order discuss advocacy strategies , research additional information regarding ways nurses can work toward improving access , quality , and cost effective healthcare measures specifically geared towards our chosen population . Make sure you cite credible sources when making references throughout your speech .
Slide 10 : Professional & Moral Obligations Of Nurses To Respect Human Dignity From A Christian Perspective Speaker Notes : The goal here is not just limited towards reaching out those who belong to socially disadvantaged communities but also involves respecting human dignity while doing so . Make sure you talk about how master ‘s prepared nurses have a moral obligation from a Christian perspective , promote public health and prevent disease among our chosen diversity group .
Slide 11 & 12 : Conclusion/Summary + References Page Speaker notes : These two slides should summarize everything mentioned above concisely along with properly citing all sources used throughout the presentation according to APA guidelines .