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Health PolicyAuthor: Demetrius J. Porche
Health Care Providers Frequently Engage In Setting Policy Agenda At The Individual, Systems, Institutional, Or Public Level. Health Policy: Application For Nurses And Other Healthcare Professionals, Second Edition Provides An Overview Of The Policy Making Process Within A Variety Of Settings Including Academia, Clinical Practice, Communities, And Various Health Care Systems. By Including Both Policy Evaluation And Research, The Author Provides A Comprehensive And Multi-Perspective Approach To Developing And Formulating Effective Health Care Policy.
The Second Edition Has Been Updated To Include New Chapters On The Following Topic Areas: Board Governance And Policy Leadership, Institutional And Organizational And Association Policy, Healthcare Systems And Global Health Policy. In Addition, The Text Provides Key Information On The Process Of Policy Search Process And Offers And Expanded Policy Institute Listing.
New To The Second Edition
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1 Policy Overview
Chapter 2 Governmental Structure
Chapter 3 Executive Branch: Federal Governmental Agencies and Appointed Bodies
Chapter 4 Legislative Branch: Role in Policy
Chapter 5 Judicial Branch: The Court System
Chapter 6 Healthcare Systems
Chapter 7 Global, International, and Planetary Health Policy
Chapter 8 Public Health Policy
Chapter 9 Policy Formulation and Implementation
Chapter 10 Policy Analysis
Chapter 11 Policy Research and Evaluation
Chapter 12 Evidence Informing Policymaking
Chapter 13 Board Governance and Policy Leadership
Chapter 14 Institutional and Organizational/Association Policy
Chapter 15 Politics: Theory and Practice
Chapter 16 Policy, Law, and Politics: Ethical Perspective
Chapter 17 Policy Institutes
Appendix A Presidential and Congressional Political Party Leadership
Appendix B List of Public Laws
Appendix C Policy Resources
Appendix D Policy and Politics Journals
Appendix E Executive Department Functions