[LEGISLATIVE UPDATE] H.R. 1339: Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act

H.R. 1339: Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act

To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, and other programs, to promote education in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine.

New Cosponsor: Rep. Lee Terry [R-NE2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham [D-NM1]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA5]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Tim Griffin [R-AR2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV4]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL24]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Joe Garcia [D-FL26]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Charles Dent [R-PA15]

New Cosponsor: Rep. José Serrano [D-NY15]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Richard Hanna [R-NY22]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY5]

New Cosponsor: Rep. William Owens [D-NY21]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Shelley Capito [R-WV2]

New Cosponsor: Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D-IL3]

Thank you to the 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.


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