Discussion 7: Aspects within the larger
health care system
Discussion 7: Aspects within the larger health care system
Nurses often become motivated to change aspects within the
larger health care system based on their real-world experience.
As such, many nurses take on an advocacy role to influence a
change in regulations, policies, and laws that govern the larger
health care system.
For this assignment, identify a problem or concern in your state,
community, or organization that has the capacity for advocacy
through legislation. Research the issue and use the “Advocacy
Through Legislation” template to complete this assignment.
You are required to cite to a minimum of three sources to
complete this assignment. Sources must be published within the
last 5 years and appropriate for the assignment criteria and
relevant to nursing practice.
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
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to
beginning the assignment to become familiar with the
expectations for successful completion.