State of the Art Analysis
You will be expected to write one state of the art analysis briefs, from an academic journal. To complete this assignment, select a newspaper article (or journal article) relevant to healthcare delivery systems for older adults and summarize the contents of the article and analyze how it fits, builds on, or changes concepts and issues you have been exposed to in class and/or your readings. Identify what you believe are the implications for older adults. For example, you can select an article on new or proposed legislation, managed care trends, provider issues or court cases. this paper should be between 800 and 1,000 words. You should be prepared to share your analysis brief with others in the class.
-Grading Criteria for All Papers
Comprehensiveness: Is your analysis comprehensive? Have you briefly delineated the key issues and historical stages? (50%)
Execution: Is your paper well written, presentable, and well organized? Is it grammatically correct? (15%)
Documentation: Have you included references to the literature (especially class readings and a bibliography)? Use parenthetical references, e.g. (Torres-Gil, 1992). Do you handle the concepts well and use the readings appropriately? (25%)
Creativity and Original Thought: Do you bring anything new or original to your discussion? Do you look at issues in a new light or suggest new ideas in your paper? (10%)