Promote Consumer Choice in Health Care: Cosponsor the Health Savings Act

From: The Honorable Michael C. Burgess Sent By: adrianna.simonelli@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4777 Date: 7/21/2014 Expand the Use and Access of HSA’s Supported by: Americans for Tax Reform and the HSA Coalition Dear Colleague: I am writing you today to ask for your cosponsorship of a piece of legislation that will dramatically change our healthcare system for […]

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Healthy Savings through Joint Replacement Technology

From: The Honorable Jackie Walorski Sent By: kristen.shatynski@mail.house.gov Date: 7/21/2014 Dear Colleague: By now you should have received an invitation to a briefing hosted by the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) highlighting the value of joint replacement technology in improving the general health and quality of life for patients nationwide.  We hope you will be able […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 5098: Ensuring Medicaid and Medicare Access to Providers Act

From: The Honorable Steve Daines Sent By: brad.kehr@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5098 Date: 7/21/2014 Supported by: National Association for Home Care & Hospice, National Council on Medicaid Home Care, American Network of Community Options and Resources, and National Council on Independent Living Dear Colleague, I urge you to join me in protecting access to critical health care […]

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Help Infants Suffering Due to the Opiate Crisis: Cosponsor the CRIB Act

From: The Honorable Katherine M. Clark Sent By: john.moreschi@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4888 Date: 7/21/2014 Supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Dear Colleague, Please join us in cosponsoring H.R.4888, the Coordinated Recovery Initiative for Babies (CRIB) Act of 2014. This bill is an […]

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Be an Original Cosponsor for the Care Coordination for Older Americans Act

From: The Honorable Allyson Y. Schwartz Sent By: madeleine.pannell@mail.house.gov Date: 7/21/2014 Be an Original Cosponsor for the Care Coordination for Older Americans Act Supporting organizations: Alliance for Aging Research, American Association of Service Coordinators, American Society on Aging, Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging, Center for Medicare Advocacy, Consumer Coalition for Quality Health Care, Easter Seals of Western and […]

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Modern Farmers Can Cut Antibiotic Use in Half

From: The Honorable Louise McIntosh Slaughter Sent By: Elizabeth.Stulberg@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1150 Date: 7/21/2014 Dear Colleague, Dutch farmers have cut their agricultural antibiotic use in half. Why can’t we? I am writing to direct your attention to an article in the Summer 2014 issue ofModern Farmer, which outlines how the Netherlands reduced agricultural antibiotic use by […]

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Cosponsor H.R. 3531, the CARES Act

From: The Honorable James B. Renacci Sent By: Brenden.Hart@mail.house.gov Date: 7/21/2014 Current Cosponsors: Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH), Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), Rep. Daniel Webster (R-FL), Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA), Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH), Rep. John Carney (D-DE), Rep. Ron Barber (D-AZ), Rep. Larry Bucshon (R-IN), Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-WA), Rep. Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI), Rep. Joe Heck (R-NV), […]

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Health Equity Legislation Briefing Thursday 10:30 AM

From: The Honorable Lucille Roybal-Allard Sent By: Debbie.Jessup@mail.house.gov Date: 7/21/2014 July 22, 2014 Dear Colleague, Since the 108th Congress, the Congressional Tri-Caucus, comprised of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC), the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), has led introduction of the Health Equity and Accountability Act (HEAA) – comprehensive, broadly-supported […]

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Support Veterans, Protect the Integrity of the VA Health System

From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By:sydney.terry@mail.house.gov Date: 7/21/2014 Support Veterans, Protect the Integrity of the VA Health System From: The Honorable Mark Pocan Sent By: Sydney.Terry@mail.house.gov Deadline to Sign: Thursday, July 24 at noon Endorsing Organizations: Disabled American Veterans Dear Colleague, As HR 3220 conferees continue to work to flesh out an agreement to reform […]

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Invitation: FCHHC Lunch Briefing and Tour of the NIDCD Labs at NIH

From: The Honorable Carolyn McCarthy Sent By: marcus.garza@mail.house.gov Date: 7/18/2014 Please Join the Friends of the Congressional Hearing Health Caucus Lunchtime Briefing: Human Communications Research at NIH  & Tour of NIDCD Labs in Bethesda, MD Thursday, August 21, 2014 The Friends of the Congressional Hearing Health Caucus invites you to attend a presentation on the latest research […]

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