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Learn about the various components of a healthcare advocacy strategy. This Assignment addresses the following course outcomes: HA405-4: Create a strategy for advocating for health-care reform.
Description: You will communicate a healthcare advocacy plan in this unit. Instructions: The information you provided in the Unit 3 Discussion will be used to get in touch with one or more local healthcare agencies (such as a county health department) or healthcare facilities (such as a clinic, hospital, or nursing home) to conduct research on two or three healthcare issues affecting the local community. In a memorandum to your local health department, outline a healthcare advocacy strategy that takes into account the findings of your investigation. Include a description of the problems that your community is experiencing, possible solutions to the problem, and how you would ethically advocate for the affected population. You must include a minimum of five justifications. You must conduct thorough research into the specific issues that have been presented using credible sources (e.g., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute of Health, Census Bureau, etc.). A summary of your findings should be included in a three-page paper, and you should include at least three credible references to back up your findings.
submitting your work: Please upload your Assignment to the appropriate Dropbox folder on your computer. Instructions on how to submit your work can be found in the Dropbox Guide, which can be found under Academic Tools at the top of your unit page. For written assignments, please make sure to download the file â€Writing Center Resourcesâ€ from Doc Sharing, which contains information to assist you in meeting the APA requirements. Come back to the Dropbox or go to the Gradebook after your instructor has reviewed and graded your assignment to view your graded work. Make a backup copy of your completed work before submitting it.