The Role of the RN and APRN in Policy Evaluation To Prepare:
Revisit the Congress.gov website provided in the Resources and consider the role of RNs and APRNs in policy-making. Review the Resources and reflect on the role of professional nurses in policy evaluation.
Reflect on potential opportunities that may exist for RNs and APRNs to participate in the policy-making process.
- Post an explanation of at least two opportunities that currently exist for RNs and APRNs to actively participate in the policy review.
- Explain some of the challenges that these opportunities may present and describe how you might overcome these challenges.
- Finally, recommend two strategies you might make to better advocate for or communicate the existence of these opportunities. Be specific and provide examples.