Throughout this course you have identified and supported an advocacy priority, focusing specifically on how best to move the agenda forward. Now is your opportunity to explore a specific issue affecting the nursing profession in the United States. Nurses hold a front row seat to what is happening in healthcare. Nurses can see what is working and what is not working in the field on a daily basis.
For this Discussion, consider what you have learned thus far about the political and social determinants of health and healthcare policy and advocacy. Identify a nursing issue that many impact you. What can be done about this issue? Who is impacted by this issue? How might policy remedy this issue?
Select a nursing profession issue happening in the United States.
Post a response detailing the following:
- Provide a clear and detailed description of the nursing profession issue.
- Explain how you might be impacted by this issue.
- Explore how this issue might be addressed and/or remedied through poli