In these next modules, we will explore directions for the future of healthcare policy. This module includes readings and lectures pertaining to characteristics of change agents and ways to involve the public in policy-making activities. The materials should assist you with shaping your own ideas about how to involve individuals, groups and organizations in problem solving as you continue to develop your practice or initiate change within your organization or area of interest.
By the end of this module, students will be able to:
Read the following:
.Health Affairs, 27(5), 1235-1245. Retrieved from content.healthaffairs.com.
. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 32(2), 133-141. (This article was written by MHI program graduates.)
Watch the following:
As you watch the following video on Telemedicine, what concerns do you have about this innovative approach to healthcare?
Module 5: Prepare for Final Presentation Project
Writing Assignment: Researching and Working on Healthcare Policy and Innovation Final Presentation Project
This week should be devoted to working on your final healthcare policy presentation that is due in week 7. There are no written assignments due this week.