paper regarding the poor population

paper regarding the poor population

Note: This assignment will be run automatically through SafeAssign plagiarism detection software and an originality report will be sent to your instructor.


A literature search will help you analyze information that has been written about your particular population. It should give you the most up-to-date information about your selected topic and provide you with varying perspectives and viewpoints. Complete a literature search on the population you chose in last week’s journal entry.

Write a three to five (3-5) page paper in which you:

Describe how your population has been defined. Explain why they are considered a vulnerable population. Discuss biases associated with this population.
Describe the main healthcare needs this population is currently lacking, and describe the main barriers this population has to face.
Explore several different agencies and services available to this population. Explore public policies relating to this population.
Define actions nurses can take to decrease risks and promote health care for this population.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:

Be typed, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
Include a title page, page numbers, running head, in-text citations, and five (5) scholarly, peer-reviewed references that relate to the vulnerable population you selected. You do not need an abstract.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:

Use current evidence-based literature and research to determine the current and future healthcare needs of diverse populations.
Delineate the relationship between health care trends and providing high-quality nursing care.
Analyze political, social, financial, biological, and/or educational issues related to healthcare.
Apply moral, ethical, and legal implications to contemporary healthcare issues.