Nursing Community Monthly Roundup – July 2023

August 1, 2023

OADN continues our federal advocacy on your behalf as a member of the Nursing Community Coalition, where we work to ensure that nurses are supported and that nursing education is funded.

NCC Thanks Sen. Merkley for Introducing the Nurse Corps Tax Parity Act of 2023
On July 24, 56 members of the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) sent a letter to Sen. Jeff Merkley and a bipartisan group of 11 cosponsors, thanking them for introducing the Nurse Corps Tax Parity Act (S.1446).

NCC Statement on the Senate FY 2024 Bipartisan Spending Bill
On July 28, the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) issued a statement commending the Senate Appropriations Committee for recognizing the importance of nursing education, workforce, and research by advancing their fiscal year (FY) 2024 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education bill.