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* 1. Due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the FDA developed a policy that requires all chain restaurants, drive-through restaurants, vending machines, take out and made-to-order restaurants, coffee shops, alcoholic beverages, and convenience stores to display nutritional information, caloric value and recommended daily caloric intake in a visible way.

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* 2. Preemption and the First Amendment of Protection of Commercial Speech are the two main arguments being used to fight against the policy that requires nutritional labeling.

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* 3. Preemption is a major argument against the implementation of public policy. Which statements regarding preemption are true.

1. A greater and more powerful government creates laws or policies that prevent certain actions by a lower level of government.
2. Many public health care laws are affected by the preemption doctrine in the Constitution.
3. It is argued that a Federal law requiring chain restaurants to provide nutritional labeling would supersede the state and local laws that currently exist.
4. State and local governments are allowed to create additional policies that fall outside the preemptive rule.

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* 4. One in three adults is considered overweight.

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* 5. The ANA Code of Ethics indicates that the nurse has a duty to promote, advocate for, and strive for the health, safety and rights of our patients and that all nurses should collaborate with other healthcare professionals and the public in promoting community, national, and international efforts to meet the healthcare needs of our patients.

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* 6. TO WHAT EXTENT DID COMPLETING THIS SELF-STUDY ALLOW YOU TO ACHIEVE THE OUTCOME BELOW:

After reading the article, the nurse will be able to discuss health policy regarding menu labeling, its relevance to health care, the arguments for and against the implementation of this policy, and the implications for clinical practice.

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* 7. MEMBERSHIP

You will pay at the end of this survey.

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* 8. Demographics

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* 9. How many minutes did it take you to read and complete this program?

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* 10. Suggestions for improvements? Future Topics? 

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