Politics of health




1- Explore the meaning of Policy in relation to this assignment-

Present a definition of policy and discussion of the meaning of policy in the context of the health-

2- Explore the political ideology underpinning the policy i-e- was it influenced by conservative, labour or liberal democrats-

3- What is the likelihood of the impact on your chosen client group i-e- population! patient Iclients- “Likelihood” is used as the policy is relatively new and it
effects may not be fully borne out in all areas of practice-

4- Undertake a critical analysis of the impact of the policy on the health of the identified group/groups including how this policy is viewed by other groups
and interest groups and consider the implications this will have on nursing practice with your chosen client group-

5- In conclusion, draw together the salient issues discussed in your assignment