There are a number of “Spheres of Influence” discussed in your initial readings: the community; the workforce & workplace; the government; and associations & interest groups.  In this discussion we will focus on Associations & Interest Groups.

  • Choose a nursing association (Chicago Chapter of National Black Nursing Association)
  • Discuss the mission and purpose of the organization
  • How is the organization governed?
  • What is its legislative agenda?
  • In your opinion, is the agenda relevant at this time?
  • Have you or would you join this organization? Discuss your rationale