This written assignment requires the student to investigate his/her local, state and federal legislators and explore their assigned committees and legislative commitments. The student is expected to investigate current and actual legislative initiatives that have either passed or pending approval by the house, senate or Governor’s office. The student will draft a letter to a specific legislator and offer support or constructive argument against pending policy or legislation. The letter must be supported with a minimum of 3 evidence based primary citations.
Sample Letter Format
The State Senate (or House of Representatives)
Santa Fe, NM 87503
Dear Senator (or Representative)____________:
Cite appropriate References in the content of the Letter
References Page Must be included after the Letter
List References in APA format
- Review the specific agencies under the US Department of Health and Human Services that are committed to safety for Americans
- Understand the role of the Agency for Health Research and Quality on developing specific initiatives and evidence on safe practices in US health care settings
- Describe the role of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation in the development of massive initiatives targeting better care, better health and cost effective health care – the 3 tenets of the Affordable Care Act.
PLEASE SEND plagiarism report.
Must be one time.