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News Release
Nurse Staffing Advisory Board, HB 3016 Rules Committee meets Oct. 27 - 10/13/21

October 13, 2021

Contact: Jonathan Modie, 971-246-9139, PHD.Communications@state.or.us

Nurse Staffing Advisory Board, HB 3016 Rules Committee meets Oct. 27

What: The Nurse Staffing Advisory Board is holding its quarterly meeting.

Agenda: Rules Advisory Committee – HB 3016; open action item – hospital surge presentation; membership updates; status updates; open action item – hospital waiver request; committee updates – NSAB Civil Monetary Penalties Committee; proposed statute changes; Nurse Staffing Surveyor discusses survey activities; emerging issues in nurse staffing; public comment.

The agenda will be available on www.healthoregon.org/nursestaffing

When: Oct. 27, 1-5 p.m.

Where: To receive meeting login information, register for the meeting here:


Background: The Nurse Staffing Advisory Board advises Oregon Health Authority on the administration of Oregon’s nurse staffing laws; identifies trends, opportunities and concerns related to nurse staffing; makes recommendations to the Oregon Health Authority based on those trends, opportunities and concerns; and reviews the enforcement powers and processes under Oregon’s nurse staffing laws.

Program contact: Kimberly Voelker, ox.nursestaffing@state.or.us">Mailbox.nursestaffing@state.or.us


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