The purpose of this assignment is to:
(a) identify communication strategies that support an effective policy making-presentation/visit;
(b) deliver a message and make recommendations , and
(c) communicate ideas in a clear, succinct, and scholarly manner.
This assignment enables the student to meet the following course outcomes:
Employ strategies to affect the development, implementation, and consequences of policies at the institutional, local, national, and international levels.
Communicate with policymakers to advocate for effective policies that affect nurses and nursing, consumers, or the health care system.
Analyze the historical, ethical, and political contexts of health care policy and the consequences of policy implementation.
Advocate for institutional, local, national, and international policies that influence health care and its consumers and nurses and their nursing practice.