You will write a 2,000-word health service plan in which you are required to use the planning principles learnt in this course to develop and prioritise strategies to introduce a sugar tax levied at a rate of 40 cents per 100 grams of sugar contained within sweetened beverages to reduce obesity.
In your service plan you should:
•Write an introductory statement that includes the context/background of the issue and aim(s) of the health service plan.
•Apply planning tools to identify 2-3 health service planning objectives and/or strategies to address the need for a sugar tax in your country (e.g. stakeholder analysis, needs assessment, SWOT analysis).
•Prioritise objectives and/or strategies that you have identified to introducing a sugar tax providing a rationale for your prioritisation.
•Conclusion through a summary of key discussion points/findings.
•References: Use a minimum of 15 (fifteen) appropriate, peer reviewed and scholarly pieces of literature to support your argument and provide a reference list at the end of the health service plan in APA 6 format.