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Micah Weinberg, President of the Bay Area Council Economic Institute and a nationally-renowned health policy expert, is honored by CANP as 2015’s NP Advocate of the Year during a presentation conducted as part of the Lobby Day 16 program.

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May 25, 2016
Expert Advocate
Expert Advocate

Micah Weinberg, President of the Bay Area Council Economic Institute and a nationally-renowned health policy expert, is honored by CANP as 2015’s NP Advocate of the Year during a presentation conducted as part of the Lobby Day 16 program.

May 4, 2016
Prominent New Supporter
Prominent New Supporter

Senate Bill 323 (Hernandez-Eggman), which would permit California nurse practitioners to practice to the full extent of their education, experience and expertise, gained a prominent new backer when the Service Employees’ International Union (SEIU) California announced its support for the measure.

June 3, 2015
Honored Ally
Honored Ally

CANP recognizes Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins as 2014’s Nurse Practitioner Advocate of the Year during a presentation conducted as part of the Lobby Day 15 program.

February 23, 2015
New Full Practice Authority Bill Introduced
New Full Practice Authority Bill Introduced

Sen. Ed Hernandez (D-West Covina) and Assemblymember Susan Eggman (D-Stockton) today introduced legislation – Senate Bill 323 – that will grant full practice authority to nurse practitioners in California, joining 20 other states and the District of Columbia as jurisdictions that permit NPs to practice to the full extent of their education, experience and expertise.

November 8, 2014
National NP Week Celebrated November 9-15
National NP Week Celebrated November 9-15

More than 18,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) from across California will commemorate National Nurse Practitioner Week November 9-15, celebrating accomplishments within the profession and promoting the importance of NPs in our rapidly-evolving health care delivery system.

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