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Demonstrate basic knowledge of local, state, and federal legislative processes within the U. S.

Objective: Demonstrate basic knowledge of local, state, and federal legislative processes within the U. S.
The paper must be APA style, inclusive of APA style headings for each of the 7 required elements, and include references that are properly cited.
Include:
What are the branches of the federal government and their roles and differences?
What are the 15 departments in the Executive Cabinet?
Include the focus of each department and how each affects health and nursing (directly or indirectly)
In the federal budget, which departments receive the highest allocations and what do you attribute this to?
What are the structure and function of the US Senate and US House of Representatives?
Analyze 5 standing committees in the House or Senate and indicate how the committee impacts nursing and health care.
Interpret state legislative processes, leadership and regulatory function.
Include how the state and federal governments relate
Include the state’s role in regulation of health professionals
Interpret the leadership, structure and responsibility of government on a local level.
What are some REALISTIC ways (at least 2) that nurses can become involved in affecting health and health policy locally?
Provide and explain an original (not one from the text) example of an issue related to health care that requires initiatives and/or involvement of all 3 levels (local, state & federal) of government.

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