• Choose one legislator on the state or federal level who is also a nurse, and discuss the importance of their role as advocate for improving health care delivery. What specific bill(s) have they sponsored or supported that has/have influenced health care?
  • Discuss how the CMS reimbursement rules for never events required a shift in the patient care delivery model in inpatient facilities.
  • Identify the educational preparation and role(s) of the clinical nurse leader (CNL) designation. Give an example of how the CNL influences direct patient care whether in a hospital or out in the community.
  • Identify advocacy strategies that you can use to create change in your current workplace.