Why did the law come to be?

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    An understanding of health systems and policy is essential to nursing. A breadth of knowledge affects the nursing profession at all levels of practice including across the various health care settings and among the specialties. Therefore, develop a 12-15 slide PowerPoint presentation that addresses a topic in health care law.
    State the origin(s) of the law:
  5. Title (1 slide)
  6. When did the law originate? (1 slide)
  7. Why did the law come to be? (2-4 slides)
  8. Name the supporters. (1-2 slides)
  9. Describe the initial issues faced with attempting to get the law heard or passed. (3-5 slides)
  10. Name the critics and state why they were not in support of the law, if applicable. (4-6 slides)
  11. How does this law or policy impact or influence nursing practice? (1-3 slides)
  12. References (1 slide)
    Evaluate how the law could improve the nursing practice and/or how the law could be improved for the nursing practice. Research data and select at least three (3) sources to cite. Compile the data and include in the class presentation.
    APA format is required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide located in the Student Success Center.
    Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Resources folder. An abstract is not required.
    This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
    This is the book and other resources:
    • Creasia, J. & Friberg, E. (2016). Conceptual foundations: The bridge to professional nursing practice (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0323299930. Read Chapters 6 & 7.
    Additional Resources:
    • Future of Nursing Campaign for Action at the Center to Champion Nursing in America
    • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    • Nursing World
    • The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action

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