Advocacy & Newsroom

advocacy

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

More Advocacy

news

Coordinated Specialty Care Early Intervention Services for Schizophrenia Show Great Promise in Improving Outcomes

Several new specialty care programs are improving the mental health of people with schizophrenia through comprehensive and aggressive treatment in the earliest stages of illness.

APA Releases New Resources on Mental Health for Faith Leaders

The American Psychiatric Foundation (APF) has produced two new resources to help faith leaders better understand mental illness and treatment, and better help individuals and families in their congregations.

More News
 

SPOTLIGHT ON

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.