Which of the Following Is a Health Policy Issue of Concern
Which of the following is a health policy issue of concern to the profession of nursing?
A)setting up quarantine stations
B)changing the age of consent
C)availability of gluten-free foods
D)monitoring entry to practice
A student nurse speaks to a Member of Parliament about hospitals, saying they need to set unit-by-unit staffing levels based upon patient acuity and individual hospital unit characteristics to promote better patient outcomes. What is this an example of?
A nurses' organization decides to work toward legislation that would allow Registered Nurses to prescribe medications. The group mobilizes large numbers of nurses and community volunteers to write letters and make personal contact with legislators. What is the term for this form of political activism?
A)en masse lobbying
Which of the following describes the most effective type of letter sent to a policy-maker in a lobbying campaign?
A)a long emotional plea that is very thorough and explanatory and includes many examples
B)a form letter with a handwritten salutation and signature
C)a concise handwritten letter written in your own words, using your own thoughts and logic
D)a letter that includes a list of all topics of interest to nurses in your area