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The Nursing Community Coalition 

The WOCN Society is a member of the Nursing Community Coalition, which consists of 58 national nursing organizations committed to improving the health and healthcare of our nation by collaborating to support Registered Nurses (RNs) and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs). Collectively, the NC represents over one million RNs, APRNs, nurse researchers, nurse faculty, and nursing students. In the past quarter, the Nursing Community has provided comments and updates on several issues:

Thank You Letter for Introducing Title VIII Reauthorization in the House

(January 31, 2019)

41 member organizations thank our House Nursing champions for introducing Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019 (H.R. 728) and for their steadfast commitment to America’s nurses and these invaluable nursing workforce programs.

Read the thank you letter.

The Nursing Community Coalition Commends the Introduction of Title VIII Reauthorization

(January 23, 2019)

This legislation reauthorizes the Health Resources and Services Administration’s Nursing Workforce Development Programs (authorized under Title VIII of the Public Health Service Act [42 U.S.C. 296 et. seq]) through fiscal year 2024.

Read the NCC's Statement.

Nursing Community Coalition Sends Letter Welcoming Members of the 116th Congress

(January 23, 2019)

As the 116th Congress commences, the Nursing Community Coalition looks forward to working with the new and returning Members of Congress. Please see the letter signed by all 61 national nursing organizations of the Nursing Community Coalition, which outlines our core principles.

Read the Welcome Letter to Representatives.

Read the Welcome Letter to Senators.


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