[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1666: Patient Centered Quality Care for Life Act

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[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE]  H.R. 1666: Patient Centered Quality Care for Life Act – To create a patient-centered quality of care initiative for seriously ill patients through the establishment of a stakeholder strategic summit, quality of life education and awareness initiative, health care workforce training, an advisory committee, and palliative care focused research, and for other purposes.

New Cosponsor: Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19]

New Cosponsor: Rep. David Scott [D-GA13]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX30]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Ed Pastor [D-AZ7]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Ed Whitfield [R-KY1]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter “Pete” King [R-NY2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA13]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael Michaud [D-ME2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX28]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Paul Cook [R-CA8]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Carol Shea-Porter [D-NH1]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D-MA4]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Beto O’Rourke [D-TX16]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Sam Farr [D-CA20]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Niki Tsongas [D-MA3]

Thank you to our newest Cosponsors.  Please thank your legislators for supporting legislation that YOU believe in.  If they are not listed as Cosponsors, touch base with them and let you know what you support.  Your voice goes a long way towards creating change.

Explore the full text:  http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1666?utm_campaign=govtrack_email_update&utm_source=govtrack/email_update&utm_medium=email

Take time to thank our supporters, or voice your thoughts to your representatives.

Need help finding your legislators?

Find your representatives: http://www.opencongress.org/people/zipcodelookup

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