Read and write a review of one of the following books listed below. Summarize the health messages both positive and negative portrayed in the book, movie, or television show.
Advocacy, Policy, and the Promotion of Quality and Safe Patient Care in your Analysis of a Book/Film
Be certain to address the following:
Define what is meant by ?advocacy?.
Discuss the issues related to advocacy, health promotion, and the quality and safety of patient care in your chosen book/film.
What healthcare policies apply to the subject matter or effected the characters in your chosen book/film?
What are the moral and ethical arguments applicable to the situation in your chosen book/film?
Use an ethical framework to analyze the content of your chosen book/film.
Conclude with a summary of the impact on nurses or nursing.
Please pick from the suggested topics below:
Fadiman, A. (1997). The spirit catches you and you fall down: A Hmong child, her American doctors, and the collision of two cultures. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
Gawande, Atul, author. (2014). Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end. New York :Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company,
Kidder, T. (2003). Mountains beyond mountains. New York: Random House.
Mukherjee, S. (2010). The emperor of all maladies: A biography of cancer. New York: Scribner. (Book or PBS series www.pbs.org/show/story-cancer-emperor-all-maladies/)
Skloot, R. (2010). The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks. New York: Crown.
The English Surgeon. (2008) Eyeline Films. Documentary about Henry Marsh, neurosurgeon.
Four scholarly sources are needed and can be no more than five years old.