Shortage of nurses in the United States

Political Analysis


Individual Writing Assignment
Student Outcome:
To provide the experience for students to develop a policy that impacts the
workforce or the workplace.
Instructions: Select a current problem, for example, the inability of the profession to establish
the BSN as a minimum requirement for entry into practice, or the shortage of nurses in the
United States. Using the “What is a Political Analysis?” section found in Chapter 9 as a guide,
complete the following assignment:
1. Identifying and analyzing the problem
2. Outlining and analyzing proposed solutions
3. Understanding the background of the issue: its history and previous attempts to address
the problem
4. Locating the political setting and structures involved
5. Evaluating the stakeholders
6. Recognizing the resources (both financial and human) needed to reach the intended goals


Evaluation Criteria


You will be evaluated on your ability to complete the following tasks according to points
designated:
1. Identify and analyze the problem………………………… ………………..20 points
(Part 1)
2. Outline and analyze proposed solutions………………………………….15 points (Part 1)
3.
Explain the background of the issue being address the ………………………..10 points (Part
2)
4.
Identify the stakeholders and their potential roles in addressing the problem…15 points (Part
2)
5.
Determine the resources, both financial and human, needed to bring the issue forward and to
reach a resolution………………………………………………10 points
(Part 3)
6. Design a plan of action based on your political analysis…………………….30 points (Part
4)

Additional assignment guidelines:


This assignment should be submitted in the form of an APA style referenced paper.
A minimum of three credible sources should be used for this submission. The sources
must be dated within the past five years.
Please refer to latest APA manual when citing sources.
Do not email assignments to professor. Submit all assignments in the appropriate location
under the assignment tab.

 

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