News and Policy Updates

  • 19 Apr 2017 4:16 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    In this issue:

    • IDPH 2017 Policy Package
    • Health and Human Services Appropriations Bill
    • Public Health Bills of Interest
    • Bills Sent to, Signed by Governor
    The following link will take you to the IDPH Legislative Communications and Engagement web page: http://idph.iowa.gov/do/legislative-updates
  • 11 Apr 2017 8:26 AM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    In this issue:

    • Second Funnel
    • IDPH 2017 Policy Package
    • Public Health Bills of Interest That Survived the Second Funnel
    • Bills Sent to, Signed by Governor
    • Bills of Interest That Did Not Advance
    The following link will take you to the IDPH Legislative Communications and Engagement web page: http://idph.iowa.gov/do/legislative-updates
  • 21 Mar 2017 3:16 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    In this issue:

    • IDPH 2017 Policy Package 
    • Public Health Bills of Interest
    The following link will take you to the IDPH Legislative Communications and Engagement web page: http://idph.iowa.gov/do/legislative-updates
  • 08 Mar 2017 5:08 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    IDPH Legislative Update March 8, 2017 (PDF)

    In this issue:

    • First Funnel
    • IDPH 2017 Policy Package
    • Public Health Bills of Interest Surviving Funnel
    • Public Health-Related Bills That Did Not Become Funnel-Proof

    The following link will take you to the IDPH Legislative Communications and Engagement web page: http://idph.iowa.gov/do/legislative-updates


  • 13 Feb 2017 3:44 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    IDPH Legislative Update February 13, 2017 (PDF) 

    In this issue: 

    • SF 130 De-approrpriations Act
    • HSB 25 - Public Health Omnibus Bill
    • IDPH and Iowa Workforce Development's Plumbing/Contractors Bill Draft
    • IDPH Presentation
    • Subcommittees Attended
    • Other Public Health Bills of Interest
    The following link will take you to the IDPH Legislative Communications and Engagement web page: http://idph.iowa.gov/do/legislative-updates
  • 08 Feb 2017 7:38 AM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    Iowa Nurse Practitioner Legislative Day

    Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017
    State Capitol Room 304
    A Co-Sponsored Event by the
    Iowa Association of Nurse Practitioners
    and
    Iowa Nurse Practitioner Society

    Schedule

    9:00- 9:15 Attendee introductions: Name, type of ARNP, title, patient population served

    9:15-10:00 Cheryll Jones: “So You Want To Be an Advocate”

    10:00-10:30 Joe Kelly: 2017 Session State Legislative Bills and Issues

    10:30-11:15 Kathy Weinberg: Iowa Board of Nursing

    • Chapter 7 Updates
    • Iowa Opioid Abuse and Heroin Addiction – what does it mean for ARNPs?
    • Compact Update

    11:15-12:00 Panel of Legislators

    12:00 Adjourn. Meet with your legislators * (lunch on your own)

    There is no fee for participation in this event

    Schedule is tentative at this time and may be modified as needed to accommodate our speakers. Refreshments may be purchased in the capitol dining room or you may bring your own coffee/beverage/snack from outside. Dress in layers for your own comfort.

    Please RSVP to Maria Lofgren by February 14th: mammalof@gmail.com

    *It is recommended that you call or email your legislator prior to the event asking for a specific appointment or for the legislator/aide to designate the best time to send in a note that afternoon. However, you may just send in a note via the door man at the chambers door on the day of the event and take a chance regarding having the opportunity to meet/talk with your legislator.

               

  • 31 Jan 2017 4:14 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    IDPH Legislative Update January 30, 2017 (PDF)

    In this issue: 

    • IDPH Legislative Budget Package Overview – FY 2018 
    • HSB 25 – Public Health Omnibus Bill 
    • IDPH and Iowa Workforce Development’s Plumbing/Contractors Bill Draft
    • Subcommittees Attended 
    • Public Health Bills of Interest

    Click here or above to download PDF version of report.

    The following link will take you to the IDPH Legislative Communications and Engagement web page.

    http://idph.iowa.gov/do/legislative-updates

  • 07 Dec 2016 1:32 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    I would like to extend a warm welcome to our new board members. All positions will start January 1.

    Secretary:  Jennifer (Arends) DeVore

    NW Rep:  Diana Smith

    SW Rep:  Michelle Hunerdosse

    Treasurer (by appointment):  Angie Blankenship

    Additionally, Theresa Hohertz will be starting her new role as President January 1.

    Thank you for your passion and commitment to our profession and the INPS organization.

    Sherry Buske NP- C, CDE, President


  • 10 Nov 2016 12:43 PM | Lara Marsh (Administrator)

    Please fill out your evaluation of the 2016 INPS Conference. Click here.

  • 21 Jul 2016 10:38 AM | Andrea Achenbach

    2016-2017 INPS Grant and Scholarship information and applications can be found under the Awards and Grant tab. 

    INPS is excited to offer two $2500 scholarships and grants of $1000.


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Anne Gentil-Archer,

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