tips on how to write your legislator

July 2007
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul2007, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p97
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The article offers tips that will guide members of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) to write and communicate effectively with their state and federal legislators in the U.S. The first thing to do is to introduce one's self to the legislator. It is also important for the letter sender to describe his or her professional position, name of the organization where he or she is working and the sender's professional affiliations. Another thing to be done by the letter sender is to provide the practical information about how proposed legislation will affect the community.


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