Urgent Call to Action: HB 369!
CALL TO ACTION:
HB 369 passed the House Regulated Industries Committee on Monday, March 1. The main section of the bill is to allow APRNs and PAs to write prescriptions for Schedule II in an emergency situation for a prescription amount not to exceed 5 days. Also includes a section on allowing APRNs/PAs to authorize disability parking permits.
Do not write anything specific about the bill …..in the email - just ask the House Leadership to support HB 369 and PLEASE PUT IT ON THE HOUSE RULES CALENDAR TO ALLOW THE FULL HOUSE TO VOTE ON THIS IMPORTANT HEALTHCARE LEGISLATION.
Please send this email (in your own words) as a blind copy to all MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE LEADERSHIP (EMAILS BELOW) and send them the following message. You can personalize this message if possible.
My name is ________________and I am an APRN. I work at _____________________.HB 369 (AUTHORED BY REPRESENTATIVE Alan Powell RECEIVED AN UNANIMOUS “DO PASS” vote in the House Regulated Industries Committee!This legislation removes critical barriers for APRNs and PAs which will help reduce unnecessary cost and delays in care.PLEASE SUPPORT HB 369 and PLEASE PUT IT ON THE HOUSE RULES CALENDAR TO ALLOW THE FULL HOUSE TO VOTE ON THIS IMPORTANT HEALTHCARE LEGISLATION!Thank you for your support of this extremely needed healthcare access legislation!!(Your NAME and title)BLIND-COPY MESSAGE TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE LEADERSHIP:
Speaker David Ralston firstname.lastname@example.org Representative Jan Jones email@example.com Representative Jon Burns firstname.lastname@example.org Representative Trey Kelley email@example.com Representative Matt Hatchett firstname.lastname@example.org Representative Micah Gravley email@example.com