Through Health Care Policy (NURS – 4105 – 2)
Submit a 2- to 4-page paper utilizing the selected
policy from Week 1, (week 1 health policy was death pronouncement by nurses) analyzing the impact of financing and budgetary issues.
In addition to this
weekâ€™s resources, perform an informal literature search on the funding of your
policy. Include at least two articles that discuss cost-effectiveness and cost
controls pertaining to either your policy or nursing practices in general. Use
these resources to respond to the following prompts:
Describe how the policy
is funded and annual costs of continuing the policy for the last year.
Analyze any financial
and budgetary efforts developed or being proposed to contain costs.
cost-containment strategies, including regulations, managed care efforts, or
other financial and budgetary initiatives.
Describe how the
financing of your policy impacts health outcomes and the role of the nurse in
Support your responses
Support your ideas or
those of others with references from the professional nursing literature. Refer
to the Application Assignment Rubric prior to submission.
Additional information about acceptable resources is found in the rubric.