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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - September 2019

September 2019 NCC Sends Letter to Senate HELP Committee Urging them to Advance Title VIII Reauthorization On September 5, all 62 members of the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) signed onto a letter to the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - August 2019

August 2019 NCC Sends Letter to Senate Appropriators Reiterating FY 2020 Funding Request On August 9, all 62 members of the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) signed onto a letter to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services,…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - July 2019

July 2019 NCC Sends Letter to House and Senate in Support of U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps On July 23, Fifty-Three NCC member organizations signed onto a letter to the House and Senate Armed Services Committees urging them to include the…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - June 2019

June 2019 The NCC Thanks Senate for Introducing Title VIII Reauthorization (S.1399) On June 5, ALL 62 members of the Nursing Community Coalition signed onto a letter to Senators Merkley and Burr for introducing S. 1399, Title VIII Nursing Workforce…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - May 2019

May 2019 We have a Senate Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act (S. 1399)! On May 9, the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) commended Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) for introducing the bipartisan bill, S. 1399, Title…

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NOBC -- 10,000 Nurses on Boards by 2020

What is NOBC? The Nurses on Boards Coalition (NOBC) represents national and state efforts by nurses and others working to build healthier communities in America. Our goal is to improve the health of communities and the nation through the service…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - April 2019

April 2019 Forty Senators Support FY 2020 Funding for Title VIII in Senate Dear Colleague Forty Senators signed onto a Senate Dear Colleague letter circulated by Senate Nursing Caucus Co-Chair, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) requesting $266 million for Title VIII…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - March 2019

March 2019 The Nursing Community Coalition held their monthly meeting on March 5, 2019 with more than 33 NCC members calling in or attending in person. Letter to House and Senate Appropriation Subcommittee Fifty-six member organizations signed letters to the…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - February 2019

February 2019 The Nursing Community Coalition held their monthly meeting on February 5, 2019 with more than 40 NCC members calling in or attending in person. Letter to Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee: Thirty-four member organizations signed onto…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - January 2019

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…

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2017 National Nursing Workforce Survey Findings Released

2017 National Nursing Workforce Survey Findings Released November 2018 Every two years, NCSBN partners with The National Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers to conduct the only national-level survey specifically focused on the U.S. nursing workforce. The National Nursing Workforce…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - August 2018

August 2018 Thank You Letter to Senator Merkley for Introducing Title VIII Funding Amendment The Nursing Community Coalition thanked Senator Merkley for introducing an amendment to the Senate LHHS-ED Appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2019 that would increase spending for…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - June 2018

June 2018 Below is a summary of the Nursing Community Coalition’s (NCC) activity for the month of June. Statement on H.R. 959 Markup The Nursing Community Coalition released a statement thanking the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health Chairman…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - May 2018

May 2018 Below is a summary of the Nursing Community Coalition’s (NCC) activity for the month of May. Letter on National Nurses Week All fifty-nine members of the Nursing Community Coalition supported the letter sent to the entire Congress in…

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Nursing Community Monthly Roundup - April 2018

April 2018 Below is a summary of the Nursing Community Coalition’s (NCC) activity for the month of April. Comments on The Opioid Crisis Response Act Forty organizations signed on to comments submitted to Senate HELP Committee Chairman, Lamar Alexander (R-TN),…

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