For this week’s post, please remember this is a self-assessment reflection on health policy, politics, and nurse’s practice. It is essential to describe your experience in the class and your reflection on the different topics; review it here. The different policies regarding health play a role in our professional development. Politics will also impact professional practice in different manners. The Nurse practitioner curriculum development, it is based on the American Association of Colleges of Nursing essential. The essentials serve as a framework for curriculum development and professional performance. An important example of the program essential is Essential 6: Health Policy and Advocacy: In this essential, the student will obtain knowledge of healthcare policies, the healthcare system, and the influence of those policies on professional performance. The students will also understand all the legal and Regulatory agencies for Advanced nursing practice.
American Association of Colleges of Nursing. (2011). The essentials of master’s education in nursing.