Research Paper Rubric
THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF HOSPITAL STAFF, FAMILIES, AND PATIENTS
Paper must be 7-8 pages, double spaced, excluding title page and references. Use APA format. Pay special attention to grammar and spelling.
This research paper must deal with a topic related to a healthcare management topic.
Considerations to be addressed
Outline and references
Submits a one to two page detailed outline with a cover page and reference page, relating to the healthcare topic you selected including a list of at least three (3) scholarly sources that you will use in your research paper, plus the textbook.
Uses appropriate APA format.
Includes an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement.
Body of paper
Address topic of paper with critical thought.
Doesn’t interject personal opinions or experiences (except in conclusion if desired.)
Concludes with a restatement of the thesis and a conclusion paragraph.
Use APA style as shown in the approved style handbook to document all sources.
Includes a reference page formatted according to APA style.
Includes cover page that is in APA format and includes student’s name, course name and number, name of paper, instructor’s name, date submitted.
Paper is appropriately formatted to APA style.
Includes at least three outside scholarly sources in addition to textbook.
Uses APA style in citing references within paper.
Uses primary sources written by experts in the field of study.
Uses credible sources in the area of study.
Relevant research pertaining to study used.
Type of assignment: Academic paper writing
Type of assignment: Research paper
Number of sources: 5
Academic level: Bachelor
Paper format: APA
Line spacing: Double
Language style: US English