wk 5 discussion.docx - Health policy is important in nursing as it guides our scope of practice I am a part of a professional nursing organization and

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Health policy is important in nursing as it guides our scope of practice. I am a part of a professional nursing organization and we take trips to Congress each year. This is just one of the many ways that the Oncology Nurses Society (ONS) effect policy and legislation. My weak points in Health policy include information from organizations like the Institute of Medicine (IOM), USPSTF, AHRQ, The Joint Commission (TJC) and CMS. More specifically, I need to review the implications for practice that resulted from the release of the Quality chasm report. This report called for expanding the role of the APRN and decreasing restrictions in practice. I also need to know which agency specifically funds the USPSTF. I find this
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  • Fall '17
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Hospital accreditation, professional nursing organization, Quality Chasm Report, Oncology Nurses Society

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