YAY INTERWEBZ!!

Within one hour of my post I got an email from Monica Greenfield, Coordinator of the Department of Professional Practice & Health Policy at the ACNM, AND from Nancy Brannin, a midwife who left New Mexico because of similar (maybe even identical) barriers to practice. They sent me the points of contact to send letters/emails, specifically about APNs being on staff at hospitals. All of these people sound mighty important.

barry.straube@cms.hhs.gov
Dr. Barry Straube, Director of Clinical Standards and Quality & CMS Medical Officer

donald.berwick@cms.hhs.gov
Dr. Donald Berwick, CMS director

jking@acnm.org
Joanna King, Director of Government Relations, ACNM

patrick@federalgrp.com
Patrick Cooney, ACNM Federal Lobbyist

tjohnson@acnm.org
Tina Johnson, Professional Practice and Health Policy Director

Not quite done with my letter yet, but it’s coming!

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