Policy & Advocacy Past News

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— November 18, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: AACN Sends Letter to Biden-Harris Transition Team; COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Two Vaccine Candidates Show Promise; Join Us in Celebrating National Rural Health Day; and National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) Announces Development of New Strategic Plan.  

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— November 11, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: In Honor of Veterans Day; Senate Released FY 2021 Spending Bills: Additional Investments in Research, Nursing Education, and Workforce; Sign-Up Today: Doctoral Fellowship Opportunity at NINR.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— November 04, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: Looking Ahead to the Lame Duck Session; AACN Attends Webinar on Building Vaccination Confidence in Communities of Color; Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Funding Opportunity.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— October 28, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: 2020 Academic Nursing Leadership Conference: AACN Advocacy and Policy Recap; HHS Publishes Request for Information (RFI) on Research Integrity and Responsible Research; 2021 Open Enrollment Begins November 1.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— October 21, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: Deadline Approaching: Apply for AACN’s National Institute on Drug Abuse Grant Today; Research!America 2020-2021 Microgrant Request for Proposals; and AACN’S Nursing Voices, Nursing Votes: Countdown to Election 2020.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— October 14, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: AACN Comments on the Proposed 2021 Physician Fee Schedule; President Trump Issues Mental Health Executive Order Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic; Join us for AACN’s Virtual Advocacy Day on Monday, October 19; Nursing Voices, Nursing Votes.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— October 07, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: Short-term Spending Bill Signed into Law: Funds Federal Government through December 11; House Passes Updated COVID-19 Legislation; U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Testifies before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 30, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: Senate HELP Committee Holds Virtual Hearing on COVID-19 Federal Response; Ways and Means Committee Issues Request for Information on Misuse of Race in Clinical Care; Administration Action: Recently Released Executive Orders; and Doctoral Fellowship Opportunity at NINR.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 23, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: AACN Participates in Rally for Medical Research’s Virtual Hill Day; House Passes Continuing Resolution Spending Bill; AACN’s Webinar on NIDA Grant Opportunity; and Updates from the Department of Education.

  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— September 16, 2020

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly: AACN’s Participation in the Research!America’s 2020 Virtual National Health Research Forum; NIH Welcomes New NINR Director, Dr. Shannon Zenk; COVID-19 Legislative and Advocacy Updates.