On July 17, CHA in conjunction with allied partners, highlighted their support for H.R. 2781
, the EMPOWER for Health Act of 2019. This bill would reauthorize several workforce programs including the Pediatric Subspecialty Loan Repayment Program. Pediatric subspecialty shortages continue to persist throughout the country. The EMPOWER for Health Act of 2019 was passed by the full House Energy and Commerce Committee this week and awaits a full floor vote.