Presentation on theme: "Where We've Been In March 2012 The Arizona Action Coalition was formed. The purpose of the Arizona Action Coalition is to guide implementation of the recommendations."— Presentation transcript:
Where We've Been In March 2012 The Arizona Action Coalition was formed. The purpose of the Arizona Action Coalition is to guide implementation of the recommendations from the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Future of Nursing report in Arizona.
Practice Committee 1.Nurses in Arizona should practice to the full extent of their education and training.
Pam Randolph Created the Consensus Model Matrix. Board of Nursing has changed all regulations that could be changed to fit the consensus model.
The Arizona Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Coalition
Arizona Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Coalition What we’ve been doing Strengthen each organization and its membership Create a legislative plan Started working on 4 separate sunrise applications for each specialty
How Can You Help? It’s important to be a member of one or more of the professional organizations involved in the AzAPRN Coalition.
RESEARCH We need help to compile research and statistics showing the great care APRNS provide to the citizens of Arizona.
We need help in reaching out to all health care and patient advocacy stakeholders.
Promote Your Profession Hospital newsletters Educate your patients Local media Social Media
Educate the Legislature CRNA Lobby Day Jan APRN lobby day March 4, 2015
Sept 1, 2015 News Conference
After the Bill is Submitted You will be asked to write, call or meet with your legislators.