The Nursing Community Coalition
Includes 63 members organizations that are the cross section of education, practice, research, and regulation within the nursing profession. With over four million licensed Registered Nurses (RNs), Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs), and nursing students, the profession embodies the drive and passion to continually improve care for patients, families, and communities. We believe that the healthcare delivery system should be one that promotes wellness, advances research through scientific discovery, and provides timely access to care across the continuum.
NCC Sends Letter to Appropriators Updating FY 2023 Funding Requests
September 15, 2022
Sixty-two members of the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) sent a letter to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees requesting at least $324.472 million for Title VIII Nursing Workforce and Development Programs and at least $208.571 million for the National Institute of Nursing Research for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 as outlined in the House Appropriations Committee passed bill.
NCC Sends Letter Supporting NDAA Amendment that Honors the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps
August 23, 2022
Fifty-eight members of the Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) signed onto a letter urging the retention of Sec. 5103 - Sense of Congress regarding women who served as cadet nurses during World War II, in the final FY 2023 NDAA conference agreement, which helps honor the contributions the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps made to the war efforts and recognizes these servicewomen for their dedication to our nation.
NCC Sends Letter of Congratulations to the Under Secretary of Health at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
August 19, 2022
The Nursing Community Coalition (NCC) sent a letter to the recently confirmed Under Secretary for Health at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Dr. Shereef Elnahal, welcoming him to his new position and pledging to work with him to improve veteran's health through nursing care.