Since the DC Council held its first Legislative Meeting in January, a number of bills impacting District physicians and their patients has been introduced. The Medical Society is reviewing the pieces of legislation, covering excessive drug copays, behavioral health, coordination of care, contraceptive care and more. MSDC is also working with key stakeholders to represent DC physicians and their patients
Keep Urging Congress To Reform SGR
The American Medical Association has indicated that grassroots support for H.R. 2 was outstanding, and that efforts to contact key people to support the bill were persuasive. MSDC thanks its members for all their hard work and encourages physicians to continue outreach to legislators during the break.
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