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Flood the Phone Lines of Congress to Repeal SGR

March 4, 2014

Make sure you're part of a nationwide effort March 5 to literally flood the phone lines of Congress. On this National Action Day for SGR Repeal, the American Medical Association is rallying physicians and others in the health care as well as patients and their families who depend on Medicare to voice their support of legislation that will permanently repeal the SGR and establish new payment systems that will support high-quality patient care.

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SGR Repeal Legislation Introduced

February 6, 2014

The AMA greeted today’s developments with enthusiasm, congratulating House and Senate negotiators for taking this critical step

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NCMS Tells Medicaid Reform Advisory Group To Expand Existing Value-Driven Models of Care

January 16, 2014

The President of NCMS, Devdutta Sangvai, MD, MBA, told the Medicaid Reform Advisory Group on Wednesday that it is possible to achieve the state’s goals of reforming the Medicaid system using existing infrastructure, and on a timeline consistent with Governor McCrory’s objectives, in less time than it would take to implement a traditional managed care program.

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Expansion of Medicaid resolution for WCMS

September 11, 2013

 

 

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WCMS Medicaid Expansion letter to NC Speaker of the House and NC President Pro Tempore of the Senate

July 11, 2013

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Response to WCMS' letter re Medicaid from Aldona Wos, MD on behalf of Governor McCrory

April 30, 2013

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Letter to Gov. McCrory re Medicaid

April 12, 2013

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McCrory plan would open state's Medicaid business to private companies

April 4, 2013

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NCMS Medicaid Expansion Letters

February 12, 2013

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Physician Liaison Program

January 9, 2013

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2012 Election - Presidential Candidates and Physicians

November 2, 2012

From MedScape: Two articles, entitled “Why Obama Would Be Good for Doctors” and “Why Romney Would Be Good for Doctors.” These are nice summaries and contrasts in platforms for our members to review and ponder.

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2012 Election - Candidate Questionnaire Responses

October 24, 2012

To help our members make educated decisions in the upcoming election WCMS has asked all local, state and national candidates to respond to our candidate questionnaire.

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WCMS Galvanizes Region's Docs to Push for an Override Vote on the Governor's Veto of SB33!

July 20, 2011

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White Coat Wednesday Report regarding SB 33

February 22, 2011

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NC Senate Introduced Medical Liability Reform Bill on 2/2/11

February 4, 2011

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