Senator Sanders introduced the Expanding Primary Care Access and Workforce Act . It's great, but it doesn't include NPs.
We are strongly encouraging our members to contact Bernie's office directly to voice concern about our exclusion and encourage supporting NPs to support our large and diverse patient population:
tel: (802) 862-0697 tel: (800) 339-9834 fax: (802) 860-6370
The full hearing and testimony can be found here: http://www.help.senate.gov/hearings/hearing/?id=5ab814ee-5056-a032-5231-08baebc7c8cf
A six minute highlights video that can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peWrM3_EsDg&list=UUD_DaKNac0Ta-2PeHuoQ1uA