Policy & Advocacy

We can be aware of and involved in the Academy’s grassroots advocacy efforts in many ways to promote the expertise of RDNs and NDTRs – One of these ways is through completing action alerts.  

Check out this video to see how easy it is!

Link here to a presentation on the Academy's legislative priority issues and how CNMs can stay engaged in advocacy.

Watch this short video on how to sign on to the resolution recognizing the Academy.

Link here to access a 4-easy step tip sheet on completing action alerts.

A Malnutrition Advocacy action alert that is highly relevant to our DPG is open!  The Academy has developed a Malnutrition Quality Improvement Initiative (MQII) with 4 proposed new electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs).  Watch this video to learn more about these measures, and why and how you can advocate for your patients and then complete the action alert

To learn more, link here to explore the Academy's policy and advocacy info.

If you have questions, please contact Wendy Phillips, MS, RD, CNSC, CLE, FAND, CNM DPG's Policy and Advocacy Leader.