Explain the laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting.

Create a 6–8-slide PowerPoint presentation for a group of school nurses, which addresses the role of the school nurse in managing the unique health concerns of teenagers while adhering to privacy laws.
By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the following course competencies and assessment criteria:
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• Competency 1: Explain the effect of health care policies, legislation, and legal issues on health care delivery and patient outcomes.
o Explain the laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting.
o Explain how the privacy laws affect schools, students, and school nurses.
• Competency 3: Apply professional nursing ethical standards and principles to the decision-making process.
o Describe health and wellness issues specific to the adolescent population.
o Recommend evidence-based ethical strategies relating to health and wellness privacy communication by the school nurse.
• Competency 4: Communicate in a manner that is consistent with expectations of nursing professionals.
o Write content clearly and logically, with correct use of grammar, punctuation, and mechanics.
o Correctly format citations and references using APA style.
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• Nursing Practice and School Health Privacy Scoring Guide
Nursing Practice and School Health Privacy Scoring Guide Grading Rubric
Criteria Non-performance Basic Proficient Distinguished
Describe health and wellness issues specific to the adolescent population. Does not describe health and wellness issues specific to the adolescent population. Identifies but does not describe health and wellness issues specific to the adolescent population. Describes health and wellness issues specific to the adolescent population. Describes health and wellness issues specific to the adolescent population, including issues related to sexual activity and mental health.
Explain the laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting. Does not explain the laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting. Identifies laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting. Explains the laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting. Explains the laws that relate to adolescent safety and health privacy in a school setting and provides historical background of the laws.
Explain how privacy laws affect the school, student, and school nurse. Does not explain how privacy laws affect the school, student, and school nurse. Explains how privacy laws affect the school, student, and school nurse but the explanation is inaccurate or missing key elements. Explains how privacy laws affect the school, student, and school nurse. Explains how privacy laws affect the school, student, and school nurse, and provides a rationale of the benefits of the law.
Recommend evidence-based ethical strategies relating to health and wellness privacy communication by the school nurse. Does not recommend evidence-based ethical strategies relating to health and wellness privacy communication by the school nurse. Identifies evidence-based ethical strategies relating to health and wellness privacy communication by the school nurse, but does not clearly recommend strategies. Recommends evidence-based ethical strategies relating to health and wellness privacy communication by the school nurse. Recommends evidence-based ethical strategies relating to health and wellness privacy communication by the school nurse, and examines the consequences of failing to use the strategies.
Write content clearly and logically, with correct use of grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. Does not write content clearly, logically, or with correct use of grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. Writes with errors in clarity, logic, grammar, punctuation, or mechanics. Writes content clearly and logically, with correct use of grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. Writes clearly and logically, with correct use of spelling, grammar, punctuation, and mechanics, and uses relevant evidence to support a central idea.
Correctly format citations and references using APA style. Does not format citations and references using APA style. Formats citations and references with errors. Correctly formats citations and references using APA style. Citations contain a few errors. Correctly formats citations and references using APA style. Citations are free from all errors.