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Health Policy And PoliticsAuthors: Jeri A. Milstead, Nancy M. Short
Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse’s Guide, Sixth Edition encompasses the entire health policy process from agenda setting through policy and program evaluation. This is an essential text for both graduate and undergraduate students. The Sixth Edition features expanded information on the breadth of policy making and includes the impact of social media, economics, finance and other timely topics. The authors draw from their extensive experience and provide concrete examples of real-life situations that help students understand the link between nursing, policy theory and political action.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1 Informing Public Policy: An Important Role for Registered Nurses
Chapter 2 Agenda Setting: What Rises to a Policy Maker’s Attention?
Chapter 3 Government Response: Legislation
Chapter 4 Government Response: Regulation
Chapter 5 Public Policy Design
Chapter 6 Policy Implementation
Chapter 7 Health Policy and Social Program Evaluation
Chapter 8 The Impact of EHRs, Big Data, and Evidence-Informed Practice
Chapter 9 Interprofessional Practice
Chapter 10 Overview: The Economics and Finance of Health Care
Chapter 11 The Impact of Globalization: Nurses Influencing Global Health Policy
Chapter 12 An Insider’s Guide to Engaging in Policy Activities