NHNA Legislative Town Hall Forum

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Not sure how the NH Legislature works? 
Wonder how we determine what bills to introduce or act upon? 

You’ll want to attend NHNA Legislative Town Hall Forum

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


4:30-4:35 PM     Pam DiNapoli, Moderator

  • Introduction and address housekeeping issues

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

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

5:05-5:15 PM     State of the State – Bob Dunn, NHNA Lobbyist

  • Overview of 2017 legislative environment

5:15-5:25 PM     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

5:25-5:35 PM     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

5:35-7:00 PM     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

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

Program will be Presented in a Webinar Format at the Following 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
  • Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, Nashua
  • St. Joseph School of Nursing, Nashua
  • Rivier University, Nashua
  • Cheshire Medical Center, Keene
  • Cottage Hospital, Woodsville
  • Portsmouth Regional Hospital, Portsmouth
  • Rural Nurse Org. at Northwoods Center for Continuing Education (Whitefield, NH)
  • University of New Hampshire, Room 220 McConnell Hall (Durham, NH)
  • Nashua Community College (Students/Faculty only)

Start Date: 1/23/2018 4:30:00 PM
End Date: 1/23/2018 7:00:00 PM
Location: Webinar: Shown at Various Locations
Event URL: Register Here