Points The assignment is worth a total of 200 points. Due Date Submit your completed assignment under the Dropbox tab by Sunday 11:59 p.m. MT of Week 4 as directed.
Part 1 of the project is worth 200 points and will be graded on quality of selfassessment, use of citations, use of standard English grammar, sentence structure, and overall organization based on the required components as summarized in the directions and grading criteria and rubric. 2. Create your assignment using Microsoft Word (a part of Microsoft Office), which is the required format for all Chamberlain College of Nursing documents. You can tell that the document is saved as an MS Word document because the file name will end in .docx. 3. Follow the directions and grading criteria closely. Any questions may be posted in the weekly Q & A Forum. 4. The length of the paper is to be no more than 8 pages, excluding the title page and reference pages. 5. APA format is required with both a title page and a reference page. Use the required components of the review as Level 1 headings (upper and lower case, centered, boldface): Note: Introduction—Write an introduction but do not use “Introduction” as a heading in accordance with the rules put forth in the Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (2010, p. 63). 1. Identification of high-risk population 2. Adverse health outcomes 3. Utilization of epidemiological principles and terminology
Directions and Grading Criteria Category
Introduction to high-risk populations and the role of the DNP in identifying these populations
Identify a high-risk population from your practice area at the microsystem level. Discuss the rationale for the high-risk status. Explore the population and their risk factors in light of the epidemiological triangle. Based on research, address the adverse health outcomes of the high-risk population. (If the population you have identified has multiple highrisk factors, please address).
Identify a high-risk population from your clinical or practice area. Identify the level of system (micro, meso, or macro).
Adverse Health Outcomes
Utilization of at least five epidemiology principles and terminology such as risk, M & M, incidence,
Utilize the proper epidemiological terminology to describe the high-risk populations identified and their risk factors