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.
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.
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.
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