Each issue of the Government Relations Advocacy Update provides insights into legislative and judicial actions that impact medical liability and the practice of medicine. We are committed to providing an enduring national platform for advocacy for the medical profession.
Latest Issue: Spring 2020
This edition of Advocacy Update provides a glimpse into the many government actions taken to address the COVID-19 pandemic and features the usual summary of medical professional liability and practice of medicine legislation, an issue brief on the very important policy issue commonly called “Phantom Damages, or billed vs paid,” information about the proposition to repeal California’s MICRA protections, and a review of relevant case law.
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April 2019 Advocacy Update
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