South University Wk4 Rural Health Care NHSC & HPSAs Program Discussion
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Before the end of the Week, begin commenting on at least two of your classmates’ responses. You can ask technical questions or respond generally to the overall experience. Be objective, clear, and concise. Always use constructive language, even in criticism, to work toward the goal of positive progress. Submit your responses in the Discussion Area.
Rural Health Care is a growing and demanding delivery model. Of the policies which address rural care the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) has been one of the most important.
- Explain the role of the National Health Service Corp (NHSC) and some of the efforts it makes and benefits it provides in recruiting doctors to a rural setting.
- Offer your thoughts on what might be changed or eliminated to make it more attractive in getting doctors to reside and practice in rural areas.
To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.
Your initial posting should be addressed at 300-500 words. Submit your document to this Discussion Area by the due date assigned. Be sure to cite your sources using APA format.
Respond to your peers throughout the Week. Justify your answers with examples, research, and reasoning. Follow up posts need to be submitted by the end of the week.
Use the following rubric as a guide to complete your discussion responses.