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Assembly Bill 568

Relating To: Relating to: advanced practice registered nurses and granting rule-making authority. (FE)
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American College of Nurse-Midwives (WI Affiliate) Notified Date 10/31/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/31/2017

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - WI Section Notified Date 10/27/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
10/27/2017

Comments
ACOG-WI has concerns with the removal of the requirement that nurse midwives work in collaboration with a physician.
Gundersen Health System Notified Date 12/22/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
12/22/2017

Medical College of Wisconsin Notified Date 12/13/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/13/2017

Comments
MCW is concerned with removing the current requirement that a nurse midwife work in collaboration with a physician.
Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians Notified Date 10/25/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/25/2017

Comments
WAFP has concerns related to patient safety as a result of repealing physician collaboration requirements for nurse-midwives
Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology Notified Date 10/31/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/31/2017

Comments
WAO is concerned with removing the current requirement that a nurse midwife work in collaboration with a physician.
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association Notified Date 11/3/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/3/2017

Wisconsin Association of Nurse Anesthetists Notified Date 10/25/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/25/2017

Wisconsin Association of School Nurses Notified Date 11/9/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/9/2017

Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians Notified Date 10/31/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/31/2017

Comments
WACEP is concerned with removing the current requirement that a nurse midwife work in collaboration with a physician.
Wisconsin Hospital Association Notified Date 11/30/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
11/30/2017

Wisconsin Medical Society Notified Date 10/25/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/25/2017

Comments
The Society is concerned with a substantive change in the proposal: removing the current requirement that a nurse midwife work in collaboration with a physician. This health care team safeguard benefits moms and babies.
Wisconsin Nurses Association Notified Date 10/30/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
10/30/2017

Wisconsin Psychiatric Association Notified Date 10/31/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/31/2017

Comments
WPA is concerned with removing the current requirement that a nurse midwife work in collaboration with a physician.
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists Notified Date 11/1/2017 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/1/2017

Comments
WSA is concerned with the provision removing the existing requirement that Nurse Midwives collaborate with physicians, as well as the impact retitling advanced nursing professions may have on other existing collaborative requirements and relationship

Lobbying Efforts

  2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
410.00
2018
January - June
97.00
2018
July - December
65.00
Total 572.00
American College of Nurse-Midwives (WI Affiliate) 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
17.00
2018
January - June
12.00
2018
July - December
Total 29.00
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - WI Section 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
5.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 5.00
Gundersen Health System 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
3.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 3.00
Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
26.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 26.00
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
13.00
2018
January - June
9.00
2018
July - December
Total 22.00
Wisconsin Association of Nurse Anesthetists 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
9.00
2018
January - June
12.00
2018
July - December
Total 21.00
Wisconsin Hospital Association 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
162.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 162.00
Wisconsin Medical Society 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
109.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 109.00
Wisconsin Nurses Association 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
57.00
2018
January - June
64.00
2018
July - December
65.00
Total 186.00
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists 2017
January - June
2017
July - December
9.00
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total 9.00