Advocacy and Political Activity

With an appropriate understanding of their roles as well as good preparation, hospital trustees can help raise awareness of issues in the community, and meet with elected officials to request support for specific legislation, policies or health care funding.

This module covers:

  • Being an effective health advocate;

  • Legal obligations;

  • The legislative process;

  • The U.S. Congress;

  • Advocacy during the regulatory process;

  • State lobbying regulations - the Texas Legislature; and

  • Much more!


This module provides 3 hours of CHT credit.


Here's a sneak preview of this module: