Posts From July, 2017

AMA urges physicians to contact Senators

By Anthony Kassir
July 26, 2017

From the AMA Yesterday afternoon Senate leadership overcame the first legislative hurdle in their attempt to pass potentially devastating health care legislation.  With the motion to proceed vote deadlocked at 50-50, the Vice President cast the deciding vote in favor of moving forward. This is serious! The Senate will now take votes over the next ... read more


Physicians: Oppose repeal legislation!

By Anthony Kassir
July 21, 2017

From the AMA Despite overwhelming grassroots pressure, the U.S. Senate continues to flirt with health care legislation that could have disastrous consequences. The latest plan being considered, the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), could have resulted in 22 million Americans losing their coverage by 2026, but lacked the necessary votes to pass and effectively sent ... read more


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Physicians Write Your Federal Lawmakers- Tax Reform Proposals Harm Access to Care

Nov 21, 2017
From the APA: Congress is forging ahead with passing major tax reform that threatens our patients' access to health care. The Senate is expected to vote on their

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Psychiatrists: Takes 1 minute to act on tax-reform bills

Nov 16, 2017
From the APA: Congress is currently considering two tax-reform bills, both of which will harm our patients' access to mental health care. We must stand up for our

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APA moves to Washington, D.C.

Nov 16, 2017
From the APA: As of January 2, 2018, APA will once again be located in Washington, D.C., after being housed in Arlington, Va., for the past 15 years.Here’s

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