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United Nurses Commend Assembly Speaker Perez on Nurse Education Bill
California Chronicle

Barbara Blake, RN, State Secretary for the United Nurses Associations of California/Union of Health Care Professionals (UNAC/UHCP) commended California Assembly Speaker John A Pérez (D-Los Angeles) on the successful passage of AB 2385 in the State Senate and Assembly, titled “Pilot Program for Innovative Nursing and Allied Health Care Profession Education at the California Community Colleges.” If the bill is signed into law by Governor Schwarzenegger, it will increase the capacity of California´s community colleges to provide accessible courses for students training to be nurses and health professionals.