Purpose: Discussion Unit 1 (MN507) (L)
Things to remember:
Discussion post is at least 200 words.
Answers all questions with opinions/ideas creatively and clearly. Supports post using several outside, peer-reviewed sources.
3 References, try to find resources that are 5 years or less
No errors with APA format 6thEdition
· Unit 1 Discussion Topic 1: Introduction and Policy Involvement
Please introduce yourself and describe how you, as an advance practice nurse, could be involved in the political system. Describe any involvement that you have had. If you have not had any involvement, describe an area in which you would like to see public policy changed.
· Unit 1 Discussion Topic 2 : Skills for Agenda Setting
Assume that you have been invited to your state board of nursing or state nurses’ association meeting to brainstorm health policy issues. Identify an issue that you would bring before this meeting. What resources would you use? What communication techniques would you use? What agenda would you put forth? What skills are required of you as an advance practice nurse at this meeting?