Public Policy Committee

NAP Public Policy Committee

Joanne Wisely, Vice President of Public Policy: [email protected]

Focus and Major Functions:

The Public Policy Committee seeks to advise governmental and regulatory agencies concerning sound health care policies and inform policy makers at the national and state level regarding public policies that will enhance access to health care and advance excellence in the promotion of health, and prevention and treatment of disease, injury, disability, and poor health. The committee identifies key areas in the healthcare arena, consistent with the mission and purpose of NAP. The Public Policy Committee is responsible for briefing papers, communications and advocacy efforts to inform and educate policy makers and government agencies.

Work Groups

a. Telehealth Work Group

b. IPE/IPCP Work Group

c. Advocacy Education & Plans