Follow the steps outlined below to write a letter to your Congressperson or Senator to express your view on LOW PATIENT TO NURSE RATIO and the impact it will have in health care. The letter should be typed and proofread.
Address the following in about 4 paragraphs to include:
1. Introduce yourself; state the issue that you will address in the letter that is causing the problem
2. Your opinion on this issue. Why is your issue important for you as a registered nurse; research about the issue to support your argument;
3. Restate your purpose for writing the letter. Ask the Congressman/Senator to help to take action to address the issue.
4. Ensure that you thank the Congressman/Senator