Health Committee Considers APRN Scope of Practice Bill
[May 17, 2019]
This week, the Ohio House of Representatives Health committee heard from physicians regarding HB 177. They outlined the dangers to patient health if collaborative agreements for advanced practice registered nurses are removed. HB 177 would dramatically alter health care in Ohio.
Your advocacy is critical to protect the physician-led, team approach to patient care. If you haven’t already, please urge your state representative to oppose HB 177. It's easy to send a letter. In fact, the message is already created for you. Of course, you have the option to tailor it to your experience. The important thing is to voice your concerns.