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assistance programs, and health insurance enrollment assistance. The health centers are primary funded by The WellOne Foundation, insurance reimbursement, and private payment. True to their mission of promoting the highest quality of health for the community, WellOne performs the area schools’ annual dental screenings and physical exams, serve as the School Physician and Dentist, offer weekly blood pressure clinics at the local senior center as well as servicing as primary and dental care for area nursing homes. Community Hospital Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket, RI is an acute care hospital that provides emergency services, diagnostic and testing services, medical and surgical services, cancer care,
ORGANIZATIONAL INFLUENCES 3 cardiac care, pain management, nutrition services, ambulatory surgery services and obstetric care to those not only in the treatment of specific illnesses but for the whole patient through a multidisciplinary approach. Their mission is to provide compassionate, quality care to patients and the community (Landmark Medical Center). This 214-bed facility services more than 175,000 people each year. Political Strategies and Potential Policies Influencing Nurse Roles Advocacy is the biggest issue for the nursing profession. Taking part in the local, state, or national nursing organizations helps unite the nursing profession. It is much better to have nurses

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