Leading Children's Hospitals Issue Statement of Support for The Promoting Life-Saving New Therapies for Neonates Act
A group of leading children's hospitals sent a letter of support yesterday to Reps. Billy Long (R-MO) and Ben Ray Luján (D-NM) thanking them for introducing the Promoting Life Saving New Therapies for Neonates Act of 2015 (H.R. 5182). The letter was signed by seven children's hospitals including: Cheyenne Children’s Clinic (WY), Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics (MO), Nationwide Children’s Hospital (OH), and St. Louis Children's Hospital. "On behalf of the nation’s leading children’s hospitals, whose doctors and nurses make the protection of newborn lives their personal and professional calling, we thank you for introducing this important legislation and encourage your colleagues to join this worthy effort," they write.