Urge State Senators to Pass the Alabama Family Caregivers Act - Senate Bill 376
Help Caregivers care.
Family caregivers are the front line of defense from costly hospital readmissions that can be prevented. They bath, dress and provide meals to their loved ones and nearly half also provide medical and nursing tasks such as dressing wounds, administering medications, and changing IV's -- all to help their loved ones remain at home.
Please take a moment to send this email to your local senator urging them to vote YES on the Alabama Famly Caregivers Act.
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Click HERE to learn more about the Alabama Family Caregivers Act and Alabama Caregiving Survey.
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Dear [Decision Maker],
Alabama's 761,000 caregivers need your support on Senate Bill 376 - the Alabama Family Caregivers Act. This bill is a step in the right direction towards improving patient outcomes by including caregivers in the communication between health providers and patients while still in the hospital.
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]