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How to Contact Your Elected Officials

Learn How to Get in Touch with Your Local,  State and Federal Elected Leaders 


Contact Federal Elected Officials

  • President Donald Trump—Contact the president of the United States by filling out the online contact form or by calling the White House switchboard at 202-456-1414 or the comments line at 202-456-1111 during business hours.


  • Members of the U.S. Congress


  • U.S. Senators—Get contact information for your Senators in the U.S. Senate.


Senate Links



  • U.S. Representatives—Find the website and contact information for your Representative in the U.S. House of Representatives.


House Links


Contact State Elected Officials










Find your FEDERAL U.S. Representatives HERE:   https://www.contactingcongress.org/

 


Find Your STATE Representatives & Regulatory Agencies:


Link to Contact Your:  State Representatives/Legislators

https://www.congress.gov/state-legislature-websites


Link to Contact Your:  State Governor  

https://www.usa.gov/state-governor


Link to Contact Your:  State Attorney General

https://www.usa.gov/state-attorney-general


Link to Contact Your:  State Medical Board

https://www.fsmb.org/contact-a-state-medical-board/


Link to Contact Your:  State Controlled Substance/Narcotics Board

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/stateProfilesALL_list.php

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/contactsState_list.php 


Link to Contact Your:  State Insurance Commissioner

https://www.naic.org/state_web_map.htm


Link to Contact Your:  State Pharmacy Board

https://nabp.pharmacy/boards-of-pharmacy/ 

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/contactsState_list.php 


Link to Contact Your:  State PDMP

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/contactsPMP_list.php 

  

Link to Contact Your:  State Health Department

https://healthfinder.gov/FindServices/SearchOrgType.aspx?OrgTypeID=8&show=1 


Link to Contact Your:  State Medical Society  

https://physiciansfoundation.org/medical-societies-and-associations/


Link to Contact Your:  State Medical Association

http://www.cms.org/partners/state-medical-associations/ 


Link to Contact Your:  State Pain Society

https://www.epimed.com/societies/


http://www.asipp.org/states/State-Societies.html


State ACLU Chapters:

https://www.aclu.org/about/affiliates


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ENGAGE WITH YOUR REPRESENTATIVES BY ATTENDING LOCAL TOWN HALL MEETINGS,  MEET & GREETS,  and OTHER  EVENTS IN YOUR STATE .  


FIND UPCOMING EVENTS HERE

 https://indivisible.org/events


FIND THE COALITION OF 50 STATES ADVOCACY GROUP IN YOUR STATE HERE:

 http://www.c-50.com/states.html

FEDERAL agencies















Other Websites































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State Legislative Resources & Information

State Legal Resources & Legislatures Websites

States and Territories


Legal Links


General Sources

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Contact State Legislature & Regulatory Agencies

Find Your STATE Representatives & Regulatory Agencies:


Link to Contact Your:  State Representatives/Legislators

https://www.congress.gov/state-legislature-websites


Link to Contact Your:  State Governor  

https://www.usa.gov/state-governor


Link to Contact Your:  State Attorney General

https://www.usa.gov/state-attorney-general


Link to Contact Your:  State Medical Board

https://www.fsmb.org/contact-a-state-medical-board/


Link to Contact Your:  State Controlled Substance/Narcotics Board

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/stateProfilesALL_list.php

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/contactsState_list.php 


Link to Contact Your:  State Insurance Commissioner

https://www.naic.org/state_web_map.htm


Link to Contact Your:  State Pharmacy Board

https://nabp.pharmacy/boards-of-pharmacy/ 

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/contactsState_list.php 


Link to Contact Your:  State PDMP

https://www.nascsa.org/nascsa/contactsPMP_list.php 

  

Link to Contact Your:  State Health Department

https://healthfinder.gov/FindServices/SearchOrgType.aspx?OrgTypeID=8&show=1 


Link to Contact Your:  State Medical Society  

https://physiciansfoundation.org/medical-societies-and-associations/


Link to Contact Your:  State Medical Association

http://www.cms.org/partners/state-medical-associations/ 


Link to Contact Your:  State Pain Society

https://www.epimed.com/societies/


Find YOUR ACLU State Affiliate 

https://www.aclu.org/about/affiliates



Find upcoming EVENTS your DISTRICT 

https://indivisible.org/events

LEGISLATIVE CALENDAR FOR ALL STATES

2019 State Legislative Session Calendar



The map below provides information on legislative sessions in each state, district and territory.


http://www.statescape.com/resources/legislative/session-schedules.aspx



If you would like the session calendar in table form or would like to print the information, go to the PDF version.

Important LINKS & RESOURCES

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.


Legislative Information

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 Current Events


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


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Publications

AJPH American Journal of Public Health 


Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law


NEJM

The New England Journal of Medicine 

PubMed/MEDLINE  



JAMA

Journal of the American Medical Association American Journal of Public Health 


Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 

PubMed/MEDLINE  

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