Service Opportunities

All fellows have a duty to serve and improve the health of their community and country. The Academy has set as one of its three strategic goals to position nurses as leaders through appointments to a federal, state, or national organization's board, commission, or council.

If you would like to announce an opportunity or wish to be nominated, please let us know. Listed below are current opportunities:

U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)


The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has announced it is now accepting letters of nomination to serve on the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC). Established by the Balanced Budget Act of 1997, MedPAC is a nonpartisan legislative branch agency that provides Congress with policy advice on the Medicare program. GAO is now accepting nominations for MedPAC appointments that will be effective May 1, 2017.

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To Apply:

Please let the Academy know if you are applying for a position on the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) so we may support your application. If you are an interested fellow, please e-mail Kaylen_Hickman@AANnet.org.

Letters of nomination and resumes should be submitted no later than March 10, 2017 to MedPACappointments@gao.gov.