Sign Bipartisan Letter to CMS Supporting Life-Saving Cancer Device

From: The Honorable Steve Stivers Sent By: taryn.dorfman@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 Deadline: Thursday, July 24th Current Signers: Steve Stivers, Richard E. Neal, Patrick J. Tiberi, Tom Reed, Greg Walden, Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Bob Gibbs, David Joyce, Devin Nunes, Gregg Harper, Lee Terry, Carol Shea-Porter Dear Colleague: Please join us in urging the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid […]

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TOMORROW: Mental Health Briefing

From: The Honorable Ron Barber Sent By: lauren.alfred@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 JOIN US FOR A MENTAL HEALTH BRIEFING  Mental Health First Aid: Maintaining Public Safety through Early Detection of Mental and Behavioral Disorders Wednesday, July 16th 2:00 p.m. B-318 Rayburn House Office Building *Light refreshments will be served* Dear Colleague: We would like to invite you to a […]

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Provide Medicare Coverage for Hearing Aids and Hearing Services!

From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: Mae.Stevens@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3150 Date: 7/15/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 3150 – The Help Extend Auditory Relief (HEAR) Act Cosponsors (17): Andrews, Cardenas, Clarke, Enyart, Grijalva, Hastings, Johnson, Kuster, Lee, McKinley, Nadler, Norton, Perlmutter, Peters, Scott, Takano, Vargas Dear Colleague, According to the National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), […]

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BRIEFING WEDNESDAY: Support Our Veterans, Reform the VA’s Mental Health System

From: The Honorable Scott H. Peters Sent By: daniel.zawitoski@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 Please join Reps. Scott Peters and Kyrsten Sinema as they host Howard and Jean Somers for a briefing to discuss the need to reform the VA’s mental health care system. Every day veterans around the country suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress, Traumatic Brain Injury, and other […]

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Support H.R. 3742, the Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment (ADAPT) Act

From: The Honorable Gene Green Sent By: kristen.oneill@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3742 Date: 7/14/2014   Support H.R. 3742, the Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment (ADAPT) Act Dear Colleague, The advent of penicillin and subsequent antibiotics revolutionized health care and redefined public health standards. However, growing threats from antibiotic-resistant bacteria pose considerable challenges to our health care […]

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Support H.R. 3742, the Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment (ADAPT) Act

From: The Honorable Gene Green Sent By: kristen.oneill@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3742 Date: 7/14/2014   Support H.R. 3742, the Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment (ADAPT) Act Current Cosponsors: Gingrey, Gene Green, Barrow, Bilirakis, Blackburn,Butterfield, Cassidy, DeGette, Dingell, Ellmers, Engel, Eshoo, Griffith, Gurthie, Lance, Latta, Lujan, Matheson, Matsui, McMorris Rodgers, Olson, Pompeo, Roskam, Shea-Porter, Shimkus, Speier, Tonko, Whitfield, Yarmuth Dear Colleague, The advent of penicillin and subsequent antibiotics revolutionized health care and […]

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Support National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day

From: The Honorable Maxine Waters Sent By: kathleen.sengstock@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 July 14, 2014 Support National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day Deadline:  Wednesday, July 16th, Close of Business. Dear Colleague: I urge you to join me in observing the seventh annual National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, which is Monday, July 21, 2014. National Clinicians […]

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Do Not Miss Cosponsoring the National Dance Day Resolution

From: The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton Sent By: Jason.Spear@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 667 Date: 7/14/2014 Last Year’s Cosponsors: Bishop, Butterfield, Farr, “Hank” Johnson, John Lewis, Loebsack, McCollum, McGovern, Rangel, Sewell, Thompson Dear Colleague, Please join me as a cosponsor of a resolution to designate Saturday, July 26, 2014, as National Dance Day.  As the nation struggles for ways to […]

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Let’s Reform Medicaid and CHIP the Right Way – Cosponsor HR 1698

From: The Honorable Gene Green Sent By: kristen.oneill@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1698 Date: 7/14/2014 Support Continuity of Care Cosponsor HR 1698, the Stabilize Medicaid and CHIP Coverage Act Dear Colleague: The Medicaid program and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide health care coverage to almost 75 million low-income Americans, including pregnant women and children, people with […]

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