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Political advocacy: A passion for shaping health care and our practice

We are engaged in a high-stakes profession—serving on the frontlines as essential players throughout our patients’ healthcare journeys, and invariably the first and last lines of defense for them and their families. However, the stakes can be equally high on the broader political and policy-making fronts, where our critical thinking, judgment, and advocacy are just as vital. Nurses’ voices can make a…

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