Discuss the history of the agency or body.

Discuss the history of the agency or body.

Discuss the history of the agency or body. 150 150 Nyagu

Regulatory Agencies and Accrediting Bodies

This assignment is designed to give you a greater understanding of regulatory agencies and accreditation bodies, including their functions, public reporting requirements, and the how they impact quality and safety.

Select and evaluate a regulatory agency or accrediting body.

Discuss the history of the agency or body.
Explain the reason for its existence.
Summarize the agency’s public reporting of quality indicators:
Frequency
Where they are reported
Why public reporting of these metrics is important
Explain how the agency or body operates:
Current function
Organizational structure
Governance
Analyze the impact the agency or body has on quality at each level of health care:
Health care organizations
Nursing practice
Patient care
Cite at least two sources in an APA-formatted reference page.

Format your assignment as one of the following:

18- to 20-slide presentation
3- to 4-minute podcast
15- to 20-minute oral presentation
875-word paper
Another format approved by your instructor