Regulatory and Policy Nursing Specialist

St. Paul, MN
Feb 21, 2013
Mar 23, 2013
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Responsibilities:  Duties include, but are not limited to, research with emphasis on health and nursing policy development; technical interpretation/analysis and assessment of proposed government agency regulations for potential impact on nursing and health care; monitoring of governmental agencies; attendance at designated meetings of relevant state and federal agencies, boards, and commissions; act as resource to company members and staff on regulatory and policy issues; assist with development of company response to various and selected legislative issues; ability to articulate, defend, and advance our positions to members of Congress and federal/state governmental agencies; and preparation of reports to staff and membership on regulatory issues and activities.

Education:  Registered nurse required.  Masters degree or higher in nursing or education required.

Experience:  Experience in regulatory/policy advocacy; demonstrated written and analytical skills; demonstrated in-depth knowledge of nursing practice, patient advocacy, and related issues; experience in public role as a social advocate; knowledge of labor unions.