NURS 6053C Walden Week 3 Healthcare Workforce Planning and Development Discussion
In week 1, you had the opportunity to analyze current national healthcare issues/stressors, analyze the impact of national healthcare issues/stressors on healthcare organizations, and analyze strategies for addressing national healthcare issues/stressors using best practice evidence.
In addition, you had the first assignment to start and complete by day 7 in week 2 that should contain important components:
1.A description of the national healthcare issue/stressor you selected and its impact on your organization. Use organizational data to quantify the impact (if necessary, seek assistance from leadership or appropriate stakeholders in your organization).
2.Provide a brief summary of the two articles you reviewed from outside resources on the national healthcare issue/stressor. Explain how the healthcare issue/stressor is being addressed in other organizations.
3.Summarize the strategies used to address the organizational impact of national healthcare issues/stressors presented in the scholarly resources you selected. Explain how they may impact your organization both positively and negatively. Be specific and provide examples.
5.References in alphabetical order
Note: Here is a link to a student sample paper with the new APA 7th edition writing style https://apastyle.apa.org/style-grammar-guidelines/paper-format/sample-papersand a copy of the APA 7th template Course_Paper_Template_APA_7 _1_.doc
Moving on to week 2, the focus should be on completing the week 2 assignment and preparing to start module 2 in week 3.
To prepare for the discussion in week 3, you are to review the resources and think about the national healthcare issue/stressor you previously selected for study in Module 1, and reflect on the competing needs in healthcare delivery as they pertain to the national healthcare issue/stressor you previously examined. In module 2, you will:
- Analyze the impact of competing needs of workforce, resources, and patients on policy development
- Analyze the impact of competing needs on healthcare issues/stressors
- Analyze policies and practices for healthcare issues/stressors
- Critique organizational policies and practices for ethical consideration
- Recommend policy or practice changes to balance competing needs and ethical considerations