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March 6, 2017 - CROSSOVER Update

Georgia Health Care Legislation Update: After Crossover Day

Crossover Day is the day a bill must cross from its chamber (House or Senate) of origin to the opposite chamber to remain viable for this legislative session. Here are some bills that made it through.

 Surprise Billing bills keep moving

SB 8 passed the Senate almost two weeks ago, but HB 71 did not receive a vote from the full House before...

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February 28, 2017

 

The Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC) is the proud fiscal sponsor for the March for Science Atlanta.

Science-based evidence is the foundation from which we advocate for the responsible care of all people, all communities, and the environment that we share. 

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Legislative Update Week of 2/27/17

Legislative Update Week of 2.27.17

Surprise Billing Legislation – SB8 & HB71

SB 8 received unanimous approval by the Senate on Friday, which means the bill will proceed to the House of Representatives to be considered. We expect to see some changes to the legislation as it moves through the House but anticipate that consumer protections and transparency requirements will remain intact. HB 71 will be voted on by the House of...

ARxC Call to Action: Insist that HIV funding will continue without interruption or changes in resources

The Trump Administration has hinted to the possibility of cutting funds for HIV/AIDS treatment.

Read the latest article a on The Future of HIV Funding Under President Trump at http://www.specialtypharmacytimes.com/news/the-future-of-hiv-funding-under-president-trump.

Call your Senators and House Representative to insist that HIV funding will continue without any...

STOP the repeal of the ACA - Call your Senators Today

Courtesy of the National Health Law Program:

President-Elect and Congressional leadership to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will strip health care coverage from tens of millions of individuals and increase health care costs for millions more. Congressional Republicans are rushing ahead to destroy the ACA and the expansion of Medicaid.  

Call your Senators to...