Organized Medicine Challenged Insurance Mega-Mergers and Won

On April 28, a federal appeals court upheld the lower court’s ruling to block industry giant…

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Repeal Of and What Will Replace ACA Still Uncertain

As of press time, the fate of the US House GOP’s American Health Care Act (AHCA) that seeks to…

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NCMS Signs On to Letter Asking CMS to Reduce Regulatory Burdens, Penalties

The North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) along with other state medical and specialty societies…

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Update: Prior Authorization Reform Initiative

As reported in the last Bulletin the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) is part of a coalition…

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Update: AMA’s Objectives On Capitol Hill

Congress is considering a budget resolution that includes reconciliation instructions intended to…

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AMA Endorses Price as HHS Secretary and Outlines Post-Election Advocacy Agenda

The American Medical Association (AMA) issued a statement this week from the chair of its Board of…

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AMA Launches TruthinRx to Document Impact of Sky-Rocketing Drug Prices

If your patients want to lodge a complaint about drug costs, the AMA has created a place for them…

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Beware of 'Phishing' Scam

The American Medical Association (AMA) IT Security has been alerted to an attempt to trick AMA…

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AMA Offers Proposed Fee Schedule Rule Summaries

The AMA advocacy staff is preparing formal comments on the rules the Centers for Medicare and…

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VA Issues Addressed at AMA Meeting

NCMS CEO Robert Seligson discusses VA issues with Dr. Carolyn Clancy, VA Undersecretary for Health,…

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