Dec 26, 2019, 22:50 PM
Pa. Insurance Department Responds to JUA Proposal to Pay a Portion of Med Liability Tail Coverage for Hahnemann Physicians
The JUA has shared a proposal to fund up to 50 percent of the cost of medical liability insurance tail coverage for residents and fellows affected by the Hahnemann closure.
Dec 5, 2019, 08:53 AM
Bills on the Hill: Health-Related Bills Moving Through Legislature as 2019 Draws to a Close
We review bills including access to tobacco products, opioid treatment agreements, credentialing, photo ID badges, PBMs, and telemedicine.
Oct 28, 2019, 12:01 PM
Pennsylvania Legislation Aims to Decrease Patient Delays by Insurers
State Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill, Rep. Steven Mentzer, and a coalition of physician groups announced the introduction of legislation that would reform insurance tactics that are delaying care and increasingly undermining decisions made between physicians and patients.
Oct 21, 2019, 06:46 AM
Pennsylvania Polls Show Strong Support for Collaborative Agreements Between Nurse Practitioners and Physicians
Data from new polls suggesting current lobbying efforts by nurse practitioners in Pennsylvania to eliminate collaborative agreements are unwarranted.
Oct 11, 2019, 15:27 PM
Statement: PAMED Expresses ‘Serious Concerns’ with Elements of President Trump’s Executive Order
It suggests an expansion of the scope of practice for nurse practitioners and physician assistants.