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according to the instructions for this assignment, the instructor wants us to utilize 2 chapters from our textbook I don’t know if you’ll be able to access online by copy and paste url. I’ve provided the title of the book. Let me know if needed additional information. Thanks

Title of the book– Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care–Chapter 49 and 50

https://digitalbookshelf.southuniversity.edu/#/books/9780323597951/epubcfi/6/128%5B%3Bvnd.vst.idref%3DCHP0050%5D!/4/2/8%5Bsp0010%5D/2%400:83.6

Author– Diana J. Mason, Deborah B. Gardner, Freida Hopkins Outlaw, and Eileen T. O’Grady 

 

The Nurse as Advocate

In a Microsoft Word document of 5-6 pages formatted in APA style, you will describe the advocacy process. Whether nurses are advocating for their patients, health care, and/or policies that improve people’s lives, the advocacy processes have commonalities that transcend the subject of their advocacy. There are also differences, although these differences may be more nuanced than obvious.

Review the following chapters from your course textbook:

  • Taking Action: Nurse, Educator, and Legislator: My Journey to the Delaware Senate
  • Taking Action: A Nurse in the Board Room

Respond to the following questions based on your readings:

  • Describe what you believe to be the drivers for each of the individual advocates.
    • What factors led the individuals to become advocates?
  • Discuss the challenges that each of the individuals identified in their writings.
  • Analyze these drivers and challenges and compare them with your own experience to date as an advocate.
  • In what ways do you believe you can expand your advocacy skills within the next five years?

On a separate references page, cite all sources using APA format. Helpful APA guides and resources are available in the South University Online Library. Below are guides that are located in the library and can be accessed and downloaded via the South University Online Citation Resources: APA Style page. The American Psychological Association website also provides detailed guidance on formatting, citations, and references at APA Style.