Group Discussion part 1: Does equating status with authority cause confusion? Why or why not?
Compare and contrast the differences in power, status, and authority. Can someone with status not have any authority and vice versa? Why does it cause confusion? Reflect upon situations you have experienced.
Group Discussion part 2: As a professional nurse, what are some ways in which you are able to reach out to members of the community who do not have access to healthcare reform?
In our ever changing health care system, there are many vulnerable populations that lack appropriate primary prevention, health promotion, and access to acute care health services. What are strategies that can be developed to lessen the disparity in access to health care? What barriers are encountered for vulnerable populations and communities in addressing these issues? What is the connection to health care reform and access to quality health care services for vulnerable populations?