How it works
Module 6 assignment. Influencing HP. POLICIES & POLITICS IN ASSOCIATIONS, INTEREST GROUPS, AND COMMUNITY
an interest group (AARP, AHIP, Coalition for Health Services Research, Emergency Nurses Association, Pharma)
how they are pushing their agenda (i.e., mechanisms used to influence policy makers), key obstacles, and spending (consult the Center for Responsible Politics, www.opensecrets.org)
the interest groups website and review their position statements, testimony, and consult media reports to obtain more information on the groups lobbying efforts.