How care Policy Impacts APN
Explanation of how care policy can impact the advanced practice nurse profession
The role of APN is to provide primary, specialty, and acute care through assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of those who seek care services. care policies are meant to improve care services, and thus, they affect the APN profession. However, the specific effect of any policy depends on the specific policy (Taft & Nanna, … depends on the specific policy (Taft & Nanna, 2008). For example, one of the policies that affected the APN profession was the Affordable care Act (ACA). This act, at its core, was to provide care to the marginalized, to those with chronic sicknesses, and at the same time, more care from the hospital in favor of outpatient.
Because of the nature of the ACA, the APN profession was impacted through the increment of … hospital in favor of outpatient.……
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Advocacy in health care refers to the action of promoting and foster social, economical, political and educational changes that reduce the risk of suffering of individuals and communities by implementing preventive strategies, increasing health literacy, … educational changes that reduce the risk of suffering of individuals and communities by implementing preventive strategies, increasing health literacy, and boosting access to care and health equity (Earnest, Wong & Federico, 2010). Health care advocacy agents can thus address health outcomes by advocating for changes to the current practices, environments, awareness, and access to care that populations face. This paper will discuss health care advocacy at the local, regional and international levels, the challenges and opportunities that exists in international care advocacy and the ways these challenges can be addressed.
How Health care Advocacy Agents Address Health Outcomes
The role and purpose of advocacy in the health care delivery system is to help……
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Informatics Telehealth and the Health care Shortage
Snavely (2016) shows that the looming nursing shortage is due to hit America hard in the coming years, and that shortage is … in hard hit areas like New York City, where the hospitals are being overrun by patients infected by the virus. Shortages of health care providers is a major concern in the US, especially since the US is meant to be a world leader among other nations—and yet … US, especially since the US is meant to be a world leader among other nations—and yet an element of its critical infrastructure, health care, is sorely lacking in support in the form of providers. Now that the country has gone into lockdown mode, it is only making … work and shuttering businesses right and left—potentially for good. If economic woes persist for the remainder of the year, the shortage of health care……
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Poor Children, the Problem of Drug Therapy and Possible Alternatives
foster children are more likely than children in the general population to have mental health issues (Polihronakis, 2008). Part of the reason for this … more likely than children in the general population to have mental health issues (Polihronakis, 2008). Part of the reason for this is that foster children are in foster care because they have been neglected in their own homes, their parents are incapable of providing food, love, shelter and nourishment, and they are … be traumatic—and so they end up suffering from mental health problems. It is estimated that approximately 8 out of every 10 children in foster care have mental health issues, as opposed to 2 out of 10 children in the rest of the population (NCSL, 2019). For that reason, … health issues, as opposed to 2 out of 10 children in the……
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… functioning, and family relations among children. This paper is a case study of SAD in an eight-year-old African-American female child, named Chloe, under foster care. The paper includes an annotated bibliography and an evidence-based model recommending cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for the given case. The research question for … abuse, and depression. Even though SAD has an early onset, a favorable long-term prognosis, and high prevalence, the treatment of SAD in pediatric care settings remains significantly under-researched. Cognitive Behavior Therapy is recommended as the best-suited intervention for the treatment of SAD (Ruocco, Gordon & McLean, 2016; … McLean, 2016; Schneider et al., 2011). This paper is a case study of SAD in an eight-year-old African-American female child, named Chloe, under foster care. The paper includes an annotated bibliography and an evidence-based model recommending CBT for the given case.
How effective is CBT in … counseling program. For……
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...Foster care The Social Issue
Depression is a significant social issue of interest to me as I have seen it affect numerous people in my own life and have even struggled with it at times myself. Depression has caused people to take their lives: Chester Bennington, lead singer of the group Linkin Park took his life following the suicide of his friend, and numerous other people who are less famous end up in similar situations—lost, without hope, unable to break a cycle of depression that has them gripped as though in a vice. Depression is an issue that can be treated, however, but in order for the right intervention to be applied, awareness about depression has to be raised so that the stigma and taboo of depression can be alleviated, allowing those who suffer from it to come forward. In recent years, major public figures, especially athletes, have come into the light……
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… One of the key contributing factors to this is that a significant number of individuals experiencing child sex trafficking are those placed in foster care. In recent times, there is also an increasing concern owing to the mounting trend of sex traffickers utilizing online social media channels such … this aspect comprise new relocation or immigration to an area, substance use, problems with mental health, lacking proper guardians, and being shifted in foster care and also being homeless. For the most part, sex traffickers pinpoint these vulnerabilities and take advantage of them to generate dependency. As can ……
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...Foster care Etiology
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), as is the case with several psychiatric disorders, is viewed widely as a consequence of the complex interaction of many factors such as psychological, neuroanatomical, neurochemical, and genetic factors.
a) Genetic factors: There is growing evidence that BPD is genetic and can run in some families. A study of people with BPD has shown that the prevalence of BPD among the relatives of people suffering from the condition can be up to 20 times higher than the prevalence among people who don’t have a blood relative suffering from the condition. In Monozygotic twins, the concordance rate was 35% relative to a rate of 7% in dizygotic twins. This research was done by Torgersen and colleagues. This high concordance rate is linked to the role played by genetics in BPD etiology.
b) Neurochemical factors: Serotonin has been linked to impulsivity and aggression. If there is a……
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… in delinquency and criminal behavior (Bartol & Bartol, 2016).
Within a year after her husband’s suicide, Jesse’s mother placed him—but not his siblings--in foster care with an organization called Children’s Aid. Jesse was ten years old and his abandonment first by his father and then his mother undoubtedly … events that occurred since his father’s suicide made for a precariously perfect precursor to criminality. Children’s Aid actually called his mother’s use of foster care to extricate herself from parenting responsibilities, separating her three children in the process, an act of reckless “abandonment” (“LFP Archives: The hunt for, … then called a “rough life,” (“LFP Archives: The hunt for, and truth about, spree killer Jesse Imeson,” 2018, p. 1). He bounced from foster home to foster home, from relative’s home to another relative’s home. He started to do drugs, and was in and out of jail for crimes related ……
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… electronic monitoring, community service, probation, diversion programs (though this can also fall under the treatment category in some cases), or placement in a foster home. Punishment does not aid in the reduction of recidivism rates, as restorative and rehabilitative forms of justice have been found to do ……
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