PUB-7020 Week 3 Assignment



PUB-7020 Week 3 Assignment


Week 3 – Assignment: Explain New Public Management and Collaborative Public Management


This assignment focuses on the new theories of public administration and organizational management that have emerged over the past 35 years – New Public Management (NPM) and Collaborative Public Management (CPM). Complex responses to large or pervasive population issues often require inter-agency collaboration and cooperation to accomplish the objective. This type of response includes an inter-agency response to public health issues such as vaccination of large populations.

You are an emergency response clinical director within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) National institute of Health tUtHl. You are assigned to develop a
“Memotrandum of Agreement” (MOAI between your office at NIH and the Center for
Disease Contrsl and Prevention (CDC). The purpose of this memorandum is to establish a
joint effort and collaboration between the two agencies to develop a jointly operated
vaccination clinic to fight an epidernic that threatens to spread to other areas. Both

agencies will share a single treatment clinic providing vaccinations to residents. The MOA
defines the portion of the treatment center tc be occupied b,y NIH and the portion of the
treatrnent center to be occupied by CDD” The MOA also defines the rsles and activities of
both members of NIH and members of the CDC”
Ensure your MOA covers the following:
. Specify the essential details of the mission of the clinic and the roles assigned to
NIH and CDC.
. Explain the length and terms of the agreement between NIH and CDC.
” Determine the potential challenges and lintitations associated y,rith the joint clinic
. Evaluate the existing managernent style of bcth NIH and CDC and describe what is
needed to ensure the identifled manageme*t stryles can work together effectively”
After completing the contents of the MOA, cCImpare the joint effort with the theories of
New Fublic Managennent {NPM} and Collaborative Puhrlic Managen-lent (CPM” Anaiyze the
relationship of the joint clinic to the two concepts and summarize your analysis.
Length: 5-7 pages, not including title and reference pages. MOA should be 4-5 pages and
the comparison and analysis should be 1-2 pages.
Support your assignrnent with at least five scholarly resources. ln addition to the
specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources including serninal articles may
be included”
The completed asslgnment should address all CI,f the assignnnent requirements, exhibit
evidence of concept knowledge, and dennonstrate thoughtftrl consideration of the content
presented In the course. The writing should integrate scholarly resources, refl*ct
acadernic expectations and current APA standards, and adhere to the Northcentral
University’s Acadernic lntegrity Policy.
When applicable, conduct a Turnitin pre-check and then tipload your completed
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