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Legislative Town Hall Forum

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Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 5:00pm ET - 7:30pm ET
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Topic

2021 Legislation Impacting Nurses & Health Care in New Hampshire

Credits Offered

This event offers 2.5 CNE credits to attendees.
Accredited by Northeast Multistate Division is an accredited provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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New Hampshire Nurses' Association
Legislative Town Hall Forum

 January 26, 2021, (5:00 to 7:30 PM)

Presented by: NHNA Commission on Government Affairs
and NHNA Legislative Advocacy Council

2021 is sure to be a very busy legislative season for healthcare in New Hampshire! 

Learn the issues, and debate the priorities of  bills proposed by the House and Senate of the
New Hampshire Legislature by attending  NHNA's Town Hall.  Your opinions matter and will help to determine which bills NHNA will support and advocate for.

The Town Hall will be broadcast live via a Zoom Conference. 

This event is free of charge and 2.5 contact hours are available

Stay tuned for more information!

Event Agenda

Legislative Town Hall Forum

Event Agenda

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 5:00pm ET - 7:30pm ET

All times listed in Eastern Time (US & Canada).
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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

  • 5:00pm - 5:15pm

    Introduction & State of the State

    Introduction & Welcome by Pam DiNapoli, Executive Director, NHNA Marcy Doyle, Chair of the Commission on Government Affairs (CGA)

  • 5:15pm - 5:30pm

    Panel Membership & Moderator Comments

    Carlene Ferrier, President of NHNA Polly Campion, Retired House Representative Pamela DiNapoli, Executive Director, NHNA Tracey Collins, Chair, NH Board of Nursing.

    Each panelist will introduce themselves and explain their role in the advocacy process. Moderator will explain how the short list of bills was developed, explain how nurses can make a difference in the advocacy for/against legislative bills and describe the importance of focused, consistent messaging and concentrating the voice of nursing before the legislature.

  • 5:30pm - 7:15pm

    Presentation of Bills

    Members of the CGA and the Legislative Advocacy Council

    For each bill, presenters will discuss the history/context for the bill, the pros/cons for the bill and the CGA's position on the bill. A Q&A will follow each bill where the audience/participants can ask questions and/or make comments on the bill. At the conclusion of the bill presentation, the Moderator will acknowledge other bills that NHNA will be following during the legislative session.

  • 7:15pm - 7:30pm

    Voting

    At the conclusion of the live portion of the event, a link will be posted in the chat bos. This is the link to an online survey and post event evaluation that will ask you to vote on the top 3 bills that should receive NHNA's advocacy priority.

    Once this survey is submitted the participant will receive their certificate of completion for nursing professional development continuing education hours.