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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - January 2019

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - January 2019

Nursing Community Roundup

 

 

January 2019

 

 

Welcome Letter to the 116th Congress:

The Nursing Community Coalition sent a welcome letter to all members of the 116th Congress. This letter highlighted the coalition’s work, core principles, and commitment to improve care delivery models that support a long-term sustainable health care system and includes strong nursing education, research, and practice programs.

  • Read the welcome letter to Representatives of the 116thCongress here.
  • Read the welcome letter to Senators of the 116thCongress here.

Statement on the Introduction of Title VIII Reauthorization in the House:

The Nursing Community Coalition released a statement on the introduction of the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019 (H.R. 728), a first step in the legislative process. This statement also reiterated that passage of Title VIII Reauthorization is a top priority of the coalition as it supports the Nursing Workforce Development Programs and secures future investments for America’s health.

Thank You Letter for Introducing Title VIII Reauthorization in the House:

Forty-One member organizations signed onto a letter thanking Representatives David Joyce (R-OH), Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Rodney Davis (R-IL), Doris Matsui (D-CA), Kathy Castor (D-FL), David McKinley (R-WV), and Lauren Underwood (D-IL), for introducing Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019 (H.R.728). Forty-one member organizations also signed on as supporters of Title VIII Reauthorization on the House fact sheet.

Events & Meetings:

The Nursing Community Coalition held their monthly meeting on January 8, 2019.

External Presence

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