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Members of the U.S. Congress
Find your FEDERAL U.S. Representatives HERE (includes social media links)
The map below provides information on legislative sessions in each state, district and territory.
Link to Contact Your: State Representatives/Legislators
Link to Contact Your: State Governor
Link to Contact Your: State Medical Board
Link to Contact Your: State Controlled Substance/Narcotics Board
Link to Contact Your: State Insurance Commissioner
Link to Contact Your: State Pharmacy Board
Link to Contact Your: State PDMP
Link to Contact Your: State Health Department
Link to Contact Your: State Medical Society
Link to Contact Your: State Medical Association
State ACLU Chapters: HERE
LOCAL TOWN HALL MEETINGS and OTHER EVENTS IN YOUR STATE .
The map below provides information on legislative sessions in each state, district and territory. http://www.statescape.com/resources/legislative/session-schedules.aspx
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State Legislature Websites:
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State Opioid Dashboards HERE
Opioid Resources HERE
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Health Care and Medical Organizations
The American Society of Anesthesiologists is an educational, research and scientific association of physicians organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology and improve the care of the patient.
American Medical Association promotes the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health and continues to be the leading advocate for physicians and their patients.
American Health Care Association provides information on long-term care including issue papers, links to U.S. Government reports and databases, and more.
American Academy of Family Physicians preserves and promotes the science and art of family medicine and ensures high-quality, cost-effective health care for patients of all ages.
American Health Information Management Association is the community of professionals engaged in health information management, providing support to members and strengthening the industry and profession.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is a home to research centers that specialize in major areas of health care research such as quality improvement and patient safety, outcomes and effectiveness of care, clinical practice and technology assessment, and health care organization and delivery systems. It is also a major source of funding and technical assistance for health services research and research training at leading U.S. universities and other institutions
The American Academy of Medical Management serves as an educational resource in the U.S. for people working in the business side of health care.
The College of American Pathologists, the principal organization of board-certified pathologists, serves and represents the interest of patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine.
Institute of Medicine is a nonprofit organization for science-based advice on matters of biomedical science, medicine, and health. The Institute provides a vital service by working outside the framework of government to ensure scientifically informed analysis and independent guidance.
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO), an independent and not-for-profit organization, is the predominant standards-setting and accrediting body in health care.
National Committee for Quality Assurance is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. The organization is frequently referred to as a watchdog for the managed care industry.
Health Law Organizations
The American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) is an educational organization devoted to legal issues in the healthcare field.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) addresses the security and privacy of health data and establishes national standards for electronic health care transactions.
State Legislative Database Search offers key-word searching of all Internet accessible state legislatures.
US Code of Federal Regulations is a consolidation and codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States.
Telemedicine, Technology & Health Law is Alan S. Goldberg's site on telemedicine, health law, fraud and abuse and related issues.
THOMAS provides Congressional legislative information via the Internet.
Kaiser Family Foundation provides access to resources and information on major areas of health care policy, including narrated slide lectures, research, data, and policy analysis.
Health Care News and Ppublications
America's Health Insurance Plans is the national trade association representing the health insurance industry. Their website provides information about health care news and policy updates.
FierceHealthcare provides healthcare management news for healthcare industry executives.
Modern Healthcare provides healthcare business and policy news, research and information