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Nurses Say That Health Policy Awareness Improves Quality of Care

Susan Reinhard recommends to keep both eyes and ears open on both public and private policy.

To this end, Susan recommends keeping both eyes (and ears) open. She urges everyone to stay aware of current events, including health care policies. She also recommends nurses to attend professional conferences and to join a state or national nursing organization. Lastly, she says that a good way to earn a leadership position in the future, if they desire, is to join their state’s Campaign for Action affiliate to take a more active role in promoting change.