Advocacy 201: Taking It to the Next Level Online Course

The Advocacy 201: Taking it to the Next Level webcourse is for nurses who have a basic understanding of health policy advocacy and want to become more deeply involved. A series of lessons, hands on activities and written assignments will help you develop the skills you need to develop stronger relationships with elected officials, impact laws and regulations before implementation, track the legislative progress, and develop health policy leadership skills. To get the full benefit of this course, you should already have basic knowledge about the legislative process and health policy advocacy.

Recommended prerequisite - Advocacy 101: Making a Difference

Categories: Professional Issues/Advocacy

Contact Hours6.2
Member Price$99
Non-Member Price$139
Technical RequirementsTechnical Requirements
Cancellation PolicyCancellation Policy

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ONS is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850.

There is no sponsor for this program.

ONCC Certification Test Blueprint Topics and ILNA Content Areas

Course Objectives

Access resources that provide information about legislation from submission through implementation.
Prepare examples of resources that can facilitate the development and maintenance of relationships with legislators.
Identify means of influencing health policy beyond the traditional routes of contacting legislators.
Create an action plan to address one priority health policy issue.