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Category: News

Avoiding Conflict-of-Interest in Medicine

The NPA is an outspoken leader in the fight to reduce financial conflicts of interest in medicine.  Founded with deep concern over the undue influence of the drug and device marketing in medical education, research, and clinical practice, the NPA is ne…

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The Basics of the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law March 23, 2010. This historic law: Expands access to health insurance coverage for most Americans Provides financial help to low-income individuals & families Sliding-scale tax credits for premium a…

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Medicaid Expansion: Take the Money

While governors across America are deciding whether or not to accept federal dollars to expand their own state’s Medicaid eligibility for those up to 138% of the federal poverty level, NPA members are making the moral and economic argument in favor of…

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2012 National Conference Highlights

SAVE THE DATE! The NPA’s 8th Annual Conference is scheduled for Oct 19-20, 2013! Click to view larger version On November 10-11, NPA members came together in Virginia for a phenomenal weekend of learning, networking, laughter, and strategic planning at…

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Why everyone should support the ACA

From the “Voice of San Diego” blog, Dr. Carolyn Senger highlights why we should ALL support the ACA: “the ACA is already helping patients get much needed care and health coverage, reigning in the abuses of the most egregious health insurance policy pra…

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