Learning Goal: I’m working on a health & medical discussion question and need the explanation and answer to help me learn.

Using a Health Policy Model to Develop a Change in Policy to Improve the Publics Health

In a Microsoft Word document of 2-3 pages formatted in APA style, you will focus on the methods to develop a change in policy to improve the publics health by using a health policy model.

Suppose you want to initiate a policy of taxing sugared sodas/pop/beverages in your community. In your paper, address each of the following criteria:

  • Use the Longests policy cycle model to structure your proposed policy.
  • What arguments would you use to make the case for the policy?
  • What argument(s) would your opponents make?
  • How would you go about getting buy-in for your proposed policy?
    • What stakeholder groups need to be involved in promoting your policy
    • Below is one of the references:
    • Policy & politics in nursing and health care Diana J. Mason, Deborah B. Gardner, Freida Hopkins Outlaw, and Eileen T. O’Grady 2020/8th Edition Elsevier Inc. 9780323554985