In 2019-2020, the NLN will 

  • Promote access to holistic health care of patients and caregivers through the enhancement of services by local community health centers, neighborhood clinics, and nurse managed health clinics.
  • Protect and support policies for nurses to practice to the full extent of their education and preparation. 
  • Advocate for policies that promote health and education of the public to meet the challenges of a diverse and ever changing market driven health care environment.  
  • Support maximizing education funding for health care professionals who commit to practice in rural and underserved areas.  
  • Advocate and protect policies that promote environmental health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities.