Whether you are a physician or patient, you are living in unprecedented times for health care.
Our nation experienced the passage of “reform” in recent months over which some rejoice and others regret, vowing to repeal. No matter where you stand, health care delivery affects all American families; the issue needs your attention and your vote.
The ISMA urges you to mark Nov. 2 on your calendar and offers information to help you make decisions.
- Summary fact sheet/ patient handout
- State’s physicians prescribe ‘Vote for Your Health’ -
Campaign points out importance of voting; need for Medicare payment reform
- Indiana seniors face imminent Medicare physician access crisis:
Congress must act now
- Background articles and resources
- Indiana Candidate information from the AMA Legislative Action center
Physicians face painful decision on Medicare (Washington Post, Nov. 1, 2010)
Health Reform Implementation Timeline (Kaiser Family Foundation)
Health Reform source:FAQ (Kaiser Family Foundation)
Americans still evenly split on health-care law, poll shows(Washington Post, Oct. 15, 2010)
A Consumer's Guide To The Health Law, Six Months In (Kaiser Health News)
Retroactive Cancellation Now Banned (Kaiser Health News/NPR)
Health Overhaul Brings Ban On Lifetime Benefit Caps (NPR Health Blog: Shots)
Make the 'Doc Fix' Permanent (Patients Action Network, Sept. 19, 2010)
GOP 'Pledge' makes closing argument to voters (Associated Press, Sept. 23, 2010)
Health Insurers Eliminate Child-Only Policies, Is it a Sign of Future Cutbacks?
(ABCnews.com, Sept. 23, 2010)
Small Businesses Prepare for Health-Care Changes (Wall Street Journal, Sept. 23, 2010)
A Guide To Sept. 23: Health Law’s Big Day (Kaiser Health News)
Health Law's 8 New Changes To Insurance — With 7 Caveats (Kaiser Health News)
Health reform hits main street (Kaiser Family Foundation)
Obama gets an earful in Iowa on health care, tax cuts (Washington Post, Sept. 29, 2010)
HHS awards $320 million to expand primary care workforce (Fierce Healthcare, Sept. 28, 2010)
For a more detailed sitemap click here.