NHNA Legislative Town Hall Forum January 23, 2018

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Webinar and Various Satellite Centers

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NH CapitolNot sure how the NH legislature works?

Wonder how we determine what bills to introduce or act upon?

You’ll want to attend this program:

Date: Tuesday January 23, 2018 (Snow date: January 30, 2018)

4:30-4:35pm: Pam DiNapoli, Moderator: Introduction and address housekeeping issues

4:35-5:00pm: Bobbie Bagley - “Your Role in Health Policy & Advocacy”

5:00-5:05pm: Welcome & Introduction – Moderator introductory comments

5:05-5:15pm: State of the State – Bob Dunn, NHNA Lobbyist: Overview of 2018 legislative environment

5:15-5:25pm: Panel Membership – Introductions/Explanation of Role

  • Bob Dunn – Lobbyist
  • Carlene Ferrier – NHNA President
  • Denise Nies – NH Board of Nursing
  • Polly Campion – NH State Representative, Grafton

5:25-5:35pm: Moderator Comments – Pam DiNapoli, CGA Chair

  • How was the short list developed?
  • Where can nursing make a difference?
  • Focus the nursing community for more consistent messaging
  • Concentrate the voices of nurses for greater effect

5:35-7:00pm: Presentation of Bills of Interest

  • Discuss pros and cons of each bill and CGA’s position
  • Panel offers insight on each bill
  • Q&A and comments from satellite sites after each bill is presented
  • Acknowledge other bills NHNA will weigh in on

7:00-7:15pm: Voting – managed by site coordinators

This will be presented in a webinar format at these locations around the state:

  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon
  • Speare Memorial, Plymouth
  • Granite State College, Concord
  • Concord Hospital, Concord
  • Catholic Medical Center, Manchester
  • Elliot Hospital, Manchester
  • Manchester Community College, Manchester
  • So. NH Medical Center, Nashua
  • St. Joseph School of Nursing, Nashua
  • Rivier University, Nashua
  • Cheshire Medical Center, Keene
  • Cottage Hospital, Woodsville
  • Portsmouth Regional Hospital, Portsmouth
  • Nashua Community College (NCC Students/Faculty only)

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