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Hurricane Update: Relief Resources and FTCA for Volunteers

The ripple effects of hurricanes Irma and Harvey continue. Lack of power, fuel, running water, and food continue to pose a problem for residents and the many organizations and responders on the ground to help.  Health centers in the impacted areas are dispensing medicines, hygiene kits and other supplies, even from damaged or flooded sites.  Organizations like …

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Prospects Dimming for Senate Consideration of the FTCA for Volunteers’ Legislation

by Anne Morris, MPH Since we last reported on passage of the FTCA for Volunteers’ bill (H.R. 1745, the Family Health Care Accessibility Act) in the House of Representatives, NACHC staff has continued meeting with Democratic and Republican staff on the Senate HELP Committee (and staff of Members on HELP) to advocate for Senate consideration …