Discuss How do you see health policy impacting nursing practice in preparing for emergencies?
After studying Module 5: Lecture Materials & Resources, discuss the following:
How your work environment prepares and responds to emergency preparedness (you may choose natural or man-made emergencies)?
How do you see health policy impacting nursing practice in preparing for emergencies?
Your initial post should be at least 500 words, formatted and cited in current APA style with support from at least 2 academic sources.
Module 5: Lecture Materials & Resources
icon Health Policy on Work Environment and Emergency Preparedness
Read and watch the lecture resources & materials below early in the week to help you respond to the discussion questions and to complete your assignment(s).
(Note: The citations below are provided for your research convenience. You should always cross reference the current APA guide for correct styling of citations and references in your academic work.)
Mason, D. J., Gardner, D. B., Outlaw, F. H. & O’Grady, E. T. (2020).
Chapters 23, 24, 28, 30, 31, and 38
Online Materials & Resources
Visit the CINAHL Complete under the A-to-Z Databases on the University Library’s website, locate and read the article(s) below:
Blake, S. C., Hawley, J. N., Henkel, A. G., & Howard, D. H. (2018). Implementation of Florida long term care emergency preparedness portal web site, 2015–2017. American Journal of Public Health, 108, S399–S401. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2018.304557
Sales, C., Kim, Y., Kim, G., Lin, B., & Palaniappan, L. (2021). Precision public health matters: An international assessment of communication, preparedness, and coordination for successful COVID-19 responses. American Journal of Public Health, 111(3), 392–394. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2020.306129
Traynor, K. (2019). Unprecedented storm tests preparation at small Georgia hospital. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, 76(2), 68–69. https://doi.org/10.1093/ajhp/zxy062