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2014 Sunshine Act Database Now Open to Public

Data about transfers of value by drug and medical device makers to health care providers are now available to the public for calendar year 2014. If you have not yet registered to review your data, you are encouraged to do so now. APA has provided step-by-step instructions.

APA Writes Letter to CMS Regarding Proposed Rule for Medicare Program

APA Submits a letter to CMS regarding the Proposed Rule for Medicare Program; Revisions to payment policies under the Physician Fee Schedule, Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and other revisions to Part B for CY2015

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APA Applauds Senators Murphy and Cassidy for Introducing Comprehensive Mental Health Reform Legislation

APA released the following statement from APA CEO and Medical Director Saul Levin, M.D., M.P.A., regarding bipartisan comprehensive mental health reform legislation introduced today by U.S. Sens. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Bill Cassidy, M.D., (R-La.).

American Psychiatric Association Joins AMA Task Force to Address America’s Opioid Crisis

Recognizing the urgency and serious impact of this issue on the health of hundreds of thousands of patients across the country, today the American Psychiatric Association (APA) announced that it has joined the American Medical Association (AMA) and other medical organizations to address the growing epidemic.

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Representative Murphy Addresses Assembly

Representative Murphy Addresses Assembly

U.S. Representative Tim Murphy, Ph.D. (R-PA) addressed the APA Assembly in New York City on his Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act. Read more about the legislation and APA’s activities on comprehensive mental health reform.