Endorsement Archive

 

Mar 19, 2012 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the House Appropriations Subcommittee requesting increased funding in Fiscal Year 2013 for the Nursing Workforce Development programs, the National Institute of Nursing Research, and Nurse-Managed Health Clinics
Feb 21, 2012 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services commenting on the Statement of Work (SOW) of the End Stage Renal Disease Network Organizations
Jan 27, 2012 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Senate Finance Committee supporting Marilyn Tavenner's nomination as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Jan 19, 2012 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners to the National Quality Forum commenting on the Measure Applications Partnership (MAP)’s draft Pre-Rulemaking Report
Jan 09, 2012 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners to the National Quality Forum commenting on the National Voluntary Consensus Standards for Renal Disease
Dec 23, 2011 - Letter from ANNA to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding CMS 9070-P: Medicare and Medicaid Program; Regulatory Provisions to Promote Program Efficiency, Transparency, and Burden Reduction Proposed Rule
Dec 22, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Systems (CMS) regarding CMS-3244-P – Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Reform of Hospital and Critical Access Hospital Conditions of Participation; Proposed Rule
Dec 13, 2011 - Letter from ANNA to Patricia Horoho congratulating her on being sworn in as Surgeon General of the Army
Dec 01, 2011 - Letter from ANNA to Marilyn Tavenner congratulating her on her nomination to serve as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Nov 17, 2011 - Letter from ANNA to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction requesting that the committee protect individuals with ESRD as they make decisions to reduce the national deficit
Nov 08, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Senate and House Appropriations Committees requesting at least level funding for the Nursing Workforce Development programs in FY 2012
Nov 07, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services about promoting the role of registered nurses and other non-physician clinicians as emphasized in the Institute of Medicine’s landmark report, Future of...
Nov 03, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to President Obama requesting continued support of the nursing profession in FY 2013
Sep 09, 2011 - Statement made by Representative Barbara Lee honoring nephrology nurses and ANNA during Nephrology Nurses Week
Sep 06, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the House Appropriations Subcommittee requesting support for increased funding in FY 2012 for the Nursing Workforce Development programs authorized under Title VIII of the Public Health Service Act (PHSA) and for t...
Sep 01, 2011 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners to CMS regarding CMS–1577–P: Medicare Program; Changes to the End­Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System for CY 2012, End­Stage Renal Disease Quality Incentive Program for PY 2013 and PY 2014; Ambulance Fee...
Aug 30, 2011 - Letter from ANNA to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services regarding CMS-1577-P: Medicare Program; Changes to End Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System for CY 2012 and Quality Incentive Program for PY 2013 and 2014
Jun 03, 2011 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services providing comments about the Proposed Rule for the Medicare Shared Savings Program: Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)
May 01, 2011 - Health Professions Programs: Picking Up Where the Market Leaves Off to Fill the Gaps in the Health Care Workforce ~ Health Professions and Nursing Education Coalition (HPNEC) Fiscal Year 2012 Brochure
Apr 28, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee requesting increased funding in FY 2012 for Nursing Workforce Development programs, the National Institute of Nursing Research, and Nurse-Managed Health Clinics
Apr 28, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the House Appropriations Subcommittee requesting increased funding in FY 2012 for Nursing Workforce Development programs, the National Institute of Nursing Research, and Nurse-Managed Health Clinics
Apr 14, 2011 - Testimony of the Nursing Community Regarding Fiscal Year 2012 Appropriations for the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Development Programs, the National Institute of Nursing Research, and Nurse-Managed Health Clinics
Mar 24, 2011 - Return on Investment: A Healthy Nation Is A Prosperous Nation ~ Letter from the Coalition for Health Funding to Congress regarding funding for Fiscal Year 2012
Feb 14, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to leaders in the House of Representatives explaining the importance of adequate funding for Title VIII programs
Feb 03, 2011 - Letter from the Nursing Community to newly elected members of the 112th Congress
Dec 17, 2010 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the the Medicare Evidence Development & Coverage Advisory Committee (MedCAC) outlining principles to take into account when considering the evidence related to the use of...
Dec 15, 2010 - Priorities for Nursing’s Future: Recommendations from the Nursing Community Prepared for the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
Sep 24, 2010 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services regarding the “End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System” Final Rule
Sep 24, 2010 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services commenting on the proposed rule CMS-3206-P: Medicare Program; End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP)
Sep 24, 2010 - Letter from ANNA to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services commenting on the proposed rule CMS-3206-P: Medicare Program; End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP)
Sep 17, 2010 - Letter from the Health Professions and Nursing Education Coalition (HPNEC) to the Senate and House Subcommittees on Labor, HHS, and Education expressing appreciation for their support of the Title VII and Title VIII health professions and nursing educ...
Sep 13, 2010 - Letter from the Nursing Community to Julie Sochalski congratulating her on her new leadership position as the Director of the Division of Nursing at the Bureau of Health Professions (Health Resources and Services Administration)
Sep 09, 2010 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Senate and House Subcommittees on Labor, HHS, and Education expressing appreciation for the level of funding provided to the Nursing Workforce Development Programs (Title VIII, Public Health Service Act) in the...
Aug 16, 2010 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) commenting on the Proposed Rule for Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for Calendar Year...
Jul 27, 2010 - Letter from the Health Professions and Nursing Education Coalition (HPNEC) to the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee urging them to follow the House Appropriations Subcommittee in...
Jul 26, 2010 - Letter from the ANNA President to members announcing CMS' release of the Final Rule on the new bundled payment system for dialysis services
Jul 26, 2010 - Letter from the Nursing Community to the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee requesting that they make a significant investment in nursing education by supporting a comparable fund...
Mar 18, 2010 - ANNA joins the nursing community in requesting that the House Subcommittee on Labor, HHS, and Education allocate $267.3 million (a 10% increase) for the Nursing Workforce Development programs authorized under Title VIII of the Public Health Service Ac...
Jan 06, 2010 - Letter from the nursing community commending the work of the House of Representatives and the Senate to reform the health care system and requesting specific provisions be included in the final health reform bill
Jan 05, 2010 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) outlining its recommendations regarding the panelists and experts for the March 2010 MedCAC meeting on ESAs for the treatment of...
Dec 15, 2009 - Letter from ANNA to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) commenting on the CMS-1418-P: Medicare Programs; End Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System (ESRD PPS) Proposed Rule
Dec 12, 2009 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Senate requesting that, as the Senate rushes to complete action on historic health care reform, they consider a number of late-developing legislative proposals that have the poten...
Dec 11, 2009 - Letter from the Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) commenting on the CMS-1418-P: Medicare Programs; End Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System (ESRD PPS) Proposed Rule
Nov 24, 2009 - Letter from the nursing community to President Obama requesting that he continue to make nursing a priority in the FY 2011 budget by increasing funding for the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Development programs
Oct 20, 2009 - Letter from the nursing community to the Senate Finance Committee and Senate Health Education, Labor and Pensions Committee requesting that nursing workforce and education provisions remain in the legislation as the Senate negotiates the merged health...
Oct 05, 2009 - Letter from the nursing community to the Labor-HHS-Education Subcommittee requesting that the highest possible funding level for each of the Title VIII programs be included in the final LHHS appropriations bill
Aug 31, 2009 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regarding the Proposed Rule for Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule
Aug 27, 2009 - ANNA endorses the Core Practice Doctorate Clinical Nurse Specialist Competencies
Aug 17, 2009 - Letter from Kidney Care Partners (of which ANNA is a member) to the Senate Finance Committee outlining KCP’s legislative goals during the current health care reform initiative; requesting funding for coverage for immunosuppressive drugs; and stating o...
Jun 26, 2009 - Letter from the nursing community to the House Tri-Committee commending them on their work on the Health Reform Draft Proposal

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