Module 06 Written Assignment – Health Policy Review Solved




In this assignment, you will need to search for policies on health and safety specifically for infants and toddlers from a Parent Handbook or Employee Handbook at your current work, a program where your child attends, a previous researched program, or a new online search.

Part One – Infant and Toddler Elements/Policies

You will need to identify the elements/policies of the handbook that covers the health and safety of infants and toddlers.

  • Describe how these elements/policies specifically support health, safety, and exploration in an infant and toddler setting.
    • Explain why these elements/policies are important to the growth and development of infants and toddlers.
  • What areas do you see present in the policies that could be adapted to better support infants and toddlers?
    • How would you adapt the policies? What language should be included to specifically address infants and toddlers?

Part Two – Policy Amendment

Policy Amendment Topics:

  • – Teething
  • – Diaper/Toileting Accidents
  • – Pacifier/Thumb sucking

You will need to write a policy amendment that focuses on a topic (select one from above) to support exploration, health, and safety for infants and toddlers:

  • Describe the criteria, the implementation of criteria, and the guidelines needed in the policy to support the health, safety, and exploration of infants and toddlers.