Final Presentation: Part I
Look ahead at the Final Presentation in Week Five. The assignment this week is
Part I of that presentation. For this assignment you will provide an overview
of the U.S. healthcare system. Follow the instructions below to complete this
part of your Final Presentation:
Introduction: Identify yourself and describe the nature of this
Part I (of the Final Presentation): The U.S. healthcare system. Define the U.S.
healthcare system by addressing the following:
the history (e.g., the teacher’s union in Dallas, Texas; The American
Medical Association; first Marine Hospital).
the major developments that transformed the system into what it is today
(include financial, legal, ethical, regulatory, and social [e.g., consumer
demand]). You may want to revisit the healthcare timeline.
the stakeholders and their roles (e.g., healthcare professionals, clients,
political figures, schools, and what they do within the system).
The presentation must:
- Be at
least five slides (excluding a cover slide and reference slides) and be
formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing
presented using voice and/or video along with your Microsoft PowerPoint
slide presentation. You have a choice of one of the following
methods for adding voice and/or video:
PowerPoint including detailed speaker notes and recording your voice on
each slide in the PPT. You can review the tutorials using these links on adding speaker notes to your presentation as well as adding and recording voice to each slide.
is recommended that PowerPoint slides contain no more than five bullet
points and should not contain more than 5 - 7 words each. The
information that explains each bullet point is conveyed via speaker
notes and by recording your voice to each slide.
notes are the typed notes that appear below the slide that complement
the presentation slides. Whereas the slides will have short bulleted
items, the speaker notes will be more detailed. They are essentially
what the presenter would say during the presentation to explain each of
the bulleted points on the slide. Therefore, it is important that the
speaker notes are concise and detailed when explaining the bullet
is required that the Microsoft PowerPoint presentation include the use of
a voice and/or video. If you choose to use the voice capabilities within
PowerPoint, you must include speaker notes for each slide.
a title slide with the following:
of the presentation
name and number
the sections in the order outlined above (Introduction, Part I).
the issues with critical thought.
- Use at
least two scholarly sources (none of which should be media commentary, at
least one should be from the Ashford University Library).
all sources in APA format (including graphics, charts and pictures that
may be used within the presentation). Wikimedia
Commons is a recommended source for creative commons images.
a separate reference slide formatted according to APA style as outlined in
the Ashford Writing Center.