Letter to Elected Officials
Explain U.S. healthcare policy structures and the role of the nursing leader as a change agent at the public policy table.
Topic: Restrictions of roles of nurse practitioners and advanced practice nurses in certain states
You will write a letter (3 pages, APA format 6th edition, 3-4 references within 3 years) to one of their legislators outlining what the issue is and why it is important. The letter will address:
The current policy structure.
The need for the change.