What does the Health Policy and Advocacy Committee (HPAC) do?
The committee is charged identifying and reviewing legislation or policy, creating content for the monthly From the Hill to the NICU
e-newsletter, and raising member awareness on issues that matter most to our profession and patients. What will a volunteer do?
Participating on scheduled bi-monthly calls, writing content for the From the Hill to the NICU, assist in planing advocacy related activities at conference, and bringing forth legislation to the committee for consideration and review. What kind of volunteer is NANN looking for?
What is the time commitment?
- Someone with a basic understanding of the legislative process and familiarity with advocacy
- It's necessary for you to have the ability to respond quickly via email, as there are issues that may require a quick turnaround
- Ability to actively engage and attend our bi-monthly meetings
Approximately 1 to 2 hours per monthHow long is the term?
This is a two year term, with an option to renew for one additional term.