Tag: Policy

A healthcare policy is a set of rules and regulations that are put into effect to assist in the operation and the shape of health delivery. A healthcare policy covers a range of issues including public health, chronic illness and disability, long-term care, the financing of health care, preventive health care and mental health.


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Essay on Opioid Agonist Therapy
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Introduction: The opioid crisis is a troublesome public health issue that has widely spread across the United States. Opioid use disorder (OUD) is associated with HIV and HCV infection, addiction, criminal behaviors, and even death ... Last modified: 5th Jul 2021

Essay on Government Drug Policy
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Introduction: New Zealand Government’s drug policy was enclosed in the National Drug Policy 2007 – 2012. This policy was first approved in 1998 to give direction for drug policy in Aoteoroa New Zealand as a whole. ... Last modified: 23rd Apr 2021

The Importance of Public Policy
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Introduction: Public policy refers to the action or inaction of the government on an issue(s). It sets hierarchy by carrying out the choices of those with the command of authority in the public. This makes public policy change very complex as various individuals, organisations and even the state have conflicting interest and capacities.... Last modified: 20th Apr 2021

Effect of the Public Charge Rule
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Introduction: This paper aims to address the effect public charge will have on healthcare coverage and healthcare spending for Lawfully Present Residents (LPRs) in the United States.... Last modified: 20th Apr 2021

Public Health Funding Essay
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Introduction: It is imperative that the Aspen County Public Health Department explore all viable federal grant funding opportunities in order to continue its ability to improve the health of the state’s underserved populations.... Last modified: 12th Apr 2021

Debate: Should there be a GP Fee Policy?
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Introduction: Essay Question: What do you think about the prospect of a $5 fee to see a GP? The topic of a $5 patient co-payment for GP visits is an ongoing debate that is currently being argued from individuals t... Last modified: 8th Apr 2021

Impact of Policy on Dental Health Needs
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Introduction: Following the adoption of the New Zealand model for employing dental therapists to treat specific dental needs in children, the UK/US dental governing body looked at how to adopt the same model amongst children in low socioeconomic communities and at the same time reduce dental caries and gum disease... Last modified: 3rd Dec 2020

Policy Analysis: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
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Introduction: The goal of this paper is to perform a policy analysis of the 1996 Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) under the Personal Responsibility and Employment Opportunity Reconciliation Act ... Last modified: 3rd Nov 2020

Cannabis and Cannabidiol Policy Proposal
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Introduction: Healthcare policy is the public program that identifies specific community goals,  plans, decides, and implements programs and actions to achieve those goals. Healthcare policy determines an... Last modified: 17th Jun 2020

How is the effectiveness of hand hygiene policy measured?
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Introduction: Question How is the effectiveness of the hand hygiene policy measured other than the use of audits? Answer In medical literature, there have been several attempts to measure the effectiveness of hand ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

How does hand hygiene policy impact quality of care to patients
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Introduction: Question How does hand hygiene policy impact quality of care to patients? Answer Hand hygiene is vitally important in preventing the spread of infections, both to patients and to healthcare workers th... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Current trends in educational standards
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Introduction: Question What current trends exist with regards to educational standards, continuing professional development and the promotion of leadership? Answer Navigating the current health and social care cris... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

National/international hand hygiene policy
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Introduction: Question Why do you need a hand hygiene policy in a trust and how can a national/international hand hygiene policy affect it? Answer It is vital to have a hand hygiene policy in a trust because, accor... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Importance Of Hand Hygiene Policy
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Introduction: 1.1 This report outlines how the Stoke on Trent Community Health Service (PCT) developed the Hand Hygiene Policy (2008). In this report there will be an explanation of the history of the guideline, it... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Health Policy on Restraint in Health Care Settings
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Introduction: Health Planning and Policy Development: Leadership Issues Jinyi Kim Health Policy on Restrain According to the World Health Organization (WHO, 2015), health policy can be defined as the decisions, ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Women’s Health Policy in Australia
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Introduction: Introduction: Women’s health policy in Australia was realised in the year 1989.policy was introduced taking into account the well-being of all the Australian women and being committed to provide th... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Impact of “Healthy Lives, Healthy People” Policy
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Introduction: Impact of “Healthy Lives, Healthy People” Policy on Childhood Obesity The cliché ‘Health is wealth’ rings true for anyone and in any situation. As individuals address their own health concer... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Policy for Psychiatric Nursing in Ireland: Analysis
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Introduction: Critically evaluate the relevance of a current national (Irish) strategic policy document for your area of practice (Psychiatric nursing) Introduction As one of the most important facets of health ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020