MSN 7741 Politics and Policy in the Healthcare System

This course is designed to empower students with the expertise to influence and navigate health policies at the systemic level, employing political acumen and strategic insight.  Students will explore the intricate landscape of health policymaking, unraveling the nuances of legislative, regulatory, and healthcare delivery, along with associated financial issues. Profound insight will be gained into political intricacies that shape policies within the healthcare system. Students with examine the direct influence of health policies on advanced nursing roles. Analysis of the nurse leaders’ role in health policy development will emphasize the pivotal contribution that nurses make to the shaping of the future of healthcare.

*This course is aligned with the AACN Essentials (Domains/Competencies/Sub-competencies/Clinical Concepts)