How might the bill impact your own nursing practice?
This week’s graded discussion topic relates to the following Course Outcome (CO).
•CO7 Integrates the professional role of leader, teacher, communicator, and manager of care to plan cost-effective, quality healthcare to consumers in structured and unstructured settings. (PO 7)
There is much attention on federal health care policy and law. Health Bills: GovTrack.us provides a list of federal bills that are currently in process in Congressional Committees.
Go to https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/subjects/health/6130 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
Choose a health-related federal bill of interest to you. Read through the bill and post a summary in your own words. Include the bill number and name.
•How might this bill impact professional nursing practice standards if passed? If not passed?
•How might the bill impact your own nursing practice?