For the Week 3 Project, you will draft a professional letter to a specific legislator in regard to pending health policy or legislation that is related to your chosen topic Diabetes. Follow the appropriate mechanics of writing a letter. The assignment is in the form of a professional letter, but do include at least 3-evidence-based authoritative citations (follow in-text citation guidelines). Provide the APA references as an additional Reference page to your letter.
It is important to proofread your letter for appropriate grammar and sentence construction. As nursing leaders, professional writing and ability to communicate effectively through writing is a critical competency.
Keep up the great discussions and project work. Do not wait until the last minute to complete your work.
This written assignment requires the student to investigate his/her local, state and federal legislators and explore their assigned committees and legislative commitments. The student is expected to investigate current and actual legislative initiatives that have either passed or pending approval by the house, senate or Governor’s office. The student will draft a letter to a specific legislator and offer support or constructive argument against pending policy or legislation. The letter must be supported with a minimum of 3 evidence based primary citations. (See Rubric)