MODULE 4 HEALTH CARE LEGISLATION TRACKING
Purpose: This Assignment Will Enhance Your Skills In Legislative Bill Tracking And Analysis.
Directions: Track a piece of health care legislation (current or previous legislative session).
Describe the legislation. Include, bill number, title, purpose, aim, objectives, goals of the legislation
Explain the rationale for selecting the legislation. Include research findings that related to the need for the legislation.
Identify who supported and opposed the legislation and provide detailed rational why they supported or opposed the legislation.
Describe current status of the bill and the outcome of the legislation
Discuss the economic impact of the legislation related to cost and quality of care
Discuss the implications of this bill on professional nursing practice and leadership
** NOTE: Papers should be no longer than 5 double spacedpages in length (excluding Title Page and References and please note faculty will stop reading after 5 pages of content).
Headings are expected please use the grading criteria items for headings
Papers must be typed and in APA format
Student’s Name: Date:
HEALTH CARE LEGISLATION TRACKING
Criteria Possible Points Points Earned Comments
Legislation Description 10
Legislation Rationale 15
Legislation Support and Opposition. Provide detailed rationale for support and opposition of the bill 15
Legislation Outcome 15
Economic Impact of Legislation 20
Impact of legislation on Professional Practice and Nursing Leadership 15
Clear grammar, spelling, writing style, references, double spaced paper within five page limit (excluding references and title page) and APA style. Headings are expected. Please use the grading criterial items for headings. 10