Health Care Policy

Health Care Policy Discussion Question

Students may select one of the chapters included in this week’s readings and answer the following questions:

  1. What interested you most about this chapter and why did you select it?
  2. How does it relate to what you understand or have learned so far about the role of nurses and advanced practice nurses in policy and politics?
  3. How does it relate to your current clinical practice? Give at least one specific example.
  4. How does it relate to what you hope to accomplish as an advanced practice nurse?

All discussion posts must be minimum 250 words, references must be cited in APA format, and must include minimum of 2 scholarly resources published within the past 5-7 years.

Attached are the board rubric grading.

Health Care Policy Discussion Board Rubric

Proficient Novice
Introduction and quality of discussion’s Argument








1 point

It is consistent with application in research related to its context. Clarity of ideas.

0.5 point

The topic has a partially weak association to clarity of ideas and related topic.


Objectivity of Tone, overall quality & Review of Literature in APA 6th format within past 7 years 1 point

Tone is consistent, addressed professionally and objectively.

Evidence in literature supports arguments.


0.5 point

The tone is not consistently objective. Partially poor evidence in review of literature.

Quality of Reply posts 1 point

Consistent clarity and supported by research evidence.


0.5 point

Partially lack of clarity or lack of support with research evidence.



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