Comparison of National Health Systems
Instructions will be up Assignment 1: Comparison of National Health Systems (20 points) Select a country other than the United States for this assignment. Compare and contrast the healthcare system for the country you have selected with that of the United States. In your paper, cover the following areas: Assignment Criteria 1. Describe the healthcare system. 2. Discuss the funding source(s) for healthcare. 3. Explain the availability of healthcare. 4. Elaborate on the per capital expenditures. 5. Evaluate on one commonly used measure of population health (health status indicator) i.e. average life expectancy, perinatal mortality 6. Provide your opinion on how well this country meets the healthcare needs of the entire population. 7. State your opinion on how the healthcare of this country compares to the healthcare available in the United States. 8. The scholarly paper should be in narrative format, 5 to 6 pages excluding the title and reference page. 9. Include an introductory paragraph, purpose statement, and a conclusion. 10. Include level 1 and 2 headings to organize the paper. 11. Write the paper in third person, not first person (meaning do not use ‘we’ or ‘I’) and in a scholarly manner. To clarify: I, we, you, me, our may not be used. In addition, describing yourself as the researcher or the author should not be used. 12. Include a minimum of four (4) professional peer-reviewed scholarly journal references to support the paper (review in Ulrich Periodical Directory) and be less than five (5) years old. 13. APA format is required (attention to spelling/grammar, a title page, a reference page, and in-text citations). 14. Submit paper to Turnitin by clicking on the Assignment in Week 2 15. Make any revisions necessary based on the Originality Report. 16. Submit by the posted due date. Nova Southeastern University Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing 14 NSG 5471: Business and Economics of Health Care Online Activities and Assignments 202250 Draft 5.2.19; 07.01.19 HEM; 03.29.20 HEM 2.26.21 JXS/HEM. 07.04.21 HEM/LLS.3.23.22LLS Assignment 1: Comparison of National Health Systems (20 points) Assignment Criteria 8 points 7 points 5 points 3 points All topics/criteria addressed and all questions fully answered. All topics/criteria addressed and most questions fully answered. All topics/criteria addressed and most questions partially answered. One or more topics/criteria not addressed or completely answered. Quality/Accuracy of Information 5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points Information clearly relates to the main topic/criteria. It includes several supporting details and/or examples. Information clearly relates to the main topic/criteria. It provides supporting details and/or examples. Information clearly relates to the main topic/criteria. A few details and/or examples are given. Information has little or nothing to do with the main topic/criteria. Organization 4 points 3 points 2 points 0 points Information is very organized with well- constructed paragraphs and levels of heading. Information organized with well-constructed paragraphs and levels of heading. There is an attempt at organization but errors exist. No levels of heading. The information or overall structure appears disorganized. Sources 3 points 2 points 1 point 0.5 points All references are from a relevant professional peer-reviewed scholarly journal, within a 5-year timeframe, or a classic/ historical source. The majority of references are from a relevant professional peer-reviewed scholarly journal, within a 5-year timeframe or a classic/historical source. Some references are from non-peer-reviewed scholarly sources or older than 5-years. Majority of references are from non-peer- reviewed scholarly sources or older than 5- years. Up to 10% of the assigned points (total points of assignment) can be deducted from the earned points for errors in APA style [title page, introduction, purpose statement, level heading, conclusion, references, citations, and format], spelling, and/or grammar.loaded later.
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