National Nurses Week Reception on Capital Hill

May 9, 2023

On May 9, OADN CEO Dr. Rick García attended the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) hosted “Thank a Nurse” Reception on Capitol Hill. This event comes as we celebrate National Nurses Week 2023. The reception was attended by House Nursing Caucus Co-Chair, Rep. Dave Joyce (R-OH-14), House Nursing Caucus Vice Co-Chair and the newest nurse in Congress, Rep. Jen Kiggans (R-VA-02), and Reps. Anthony D’Esposito (R-NY-04), Deborah Ross (D-NC-02), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL-09) and Del. James Moylan (R-Guam-At Large), along with NCC members and nurses from across the country.

OADN CEO Dr. Rick García meeting with Rep. David Joyce of Ohio’s 14th Congressional District and co-chair of the Congressional Nursing Caucus; Dr. García with Rep. Jan Schakowsky of Illinois’s 9th Congressional District; Dr. García with Rep. James Moylan of Guam.


OADN CEO Dr. Rick García with vice chair of the Congressional Nursing Caucus and nurse practitioner Rep. Jen Kiggans of Virginias 2nd Congressional District and with Rep. Anthony D’Esposito of New York’s 4th Congressional District