WK9 Health Policy Topic and Advocacy Goal Essay
Health Policy Advocacy Plan
This assignment is intended to allow you to show evidence of achievement of:
LO 1: Develop a plan to influence the passage of a health-related bill
LO 2: Discuss the policy development process at the different levels of government
Now that you have researched your chosen health policy topic and have taken initial steps into the legislative process, it is time to update your advocacy plan. Using the information you have obtained from the assigned reading and your additional research, provide a more detailed description of your chosen health policy and it’s progress within the policy development process.
For your initial discussion post include the following:
- Provide background information on your chosen health policy topic
- Provide the legislative history of your health policy.
- Where is it in the policy development process?
- What are the next legislative steps?
- What is your personal plan for advocating for your chosen health policy?
- Compare and contrast the development and process of your chosen health policy if it were progressing through different levels of government (i.e. state vs. federal).