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Data Reported Under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act Is Now Available for Review

APA members are strongly encouraged to register with CMS.

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 Urges Senate Action After House Passes Clay Hunt SAV Act

Legislation Would Improve Access to Care for Veterans

Improving Care for Crucial First Schizophrenia Episode

New from the American Journal of Psychiatry: many patients receiving treatment inconsistent with recommendations

APA Applauds Federal Appeals Court’s Execution Stay for Panetti

Treatment is the appropriate response in case of serious mental illness

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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.