The purpose of this assignment is to provide the student an opportunity to design a health promotion proposal specific to your role specialization.


There are multiple sections to the project. These include:
1. Identification of a specific health promotion topic, along with a well-defined target population. This will be due in Week 1.
Choosing Your Topic
The first step in the project is to identify a topic appropriate for a health promotion project. There are multiple areas to look for acceptable projects, such as the Health People 2020 site, The Institute of Medicine, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHRQ), and current literature in the South University library. You may also want to look at the websites for professional nursing organizations who may also have listings of health promotion priorities.

Week 1 Project Task:
Prepare a proposal in the form of a two-page paper which describes a detailed plan for the project.
Assignment 3 Grading Criteria
Maximum Points
Identified an appropriate goal for health promotion.
Developed or proposed a specific, narrow, and focused intervention to address the goal.
Provided an explanation of the importance of the project relative to the students? future advanced practice role.
Developed a plan to identify the needed data and information for creation of the project.