Case Report: Application of Public Health Concepts for the Uninsured
In this assignment, learners are required to write a case report addressing the personal knowledge and skills gained in this course and potentially solving an identified practice problem.
Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:
- This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
- Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center.
- This assignment requires that at least two additional scholarly research sources related to this topic, and at least one in-text citation from each source be included.
- You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the LopesWrite Technical Support articles for assistance.
Review “Key Facts About the Uninsured Population” and “America’s Uninsured Crisis: Consequences for Health and Health Care” to develop a case report that identifies a clinical or health care problem and proposes methods of intervention, implementation, and evaluation using an appropriate research instrument.
Construct a 2,500-3,000 word (approximately 10-12 pages) case report that includes a problem or situation consistent with a area of DNP practice. Your case report should include the following components:
- Introduction with a problem statement
- Brief literature review
- Description of the case, situation, and conditions as explained from a theoretical perspective
- Synthesis of literature findings
- Summary of the case
- Identification of gaps or inefficiencies in the research and a proposal for evidence-based solutions to remedy each
- Evaluation of the selected research instrument used and an explanation of the rationale or empirical evidence to support its selection
- Explanation of how this case report advocates for social justice, equity, and ethical health care policies for uninsured populations.