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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 Praises Sens. Grassley, Brown for Bill to Protect Part D Coverage of Needed Mental Health Medications

APA endorsed new Senate legislation that would require Medicare Part D plans to provide robust coverage for six classes of medications, including drugs needed to treat depression and schizophrenia.

American Psychiatric Foundation Statement on Launch of Campaign to Change Direction

Change Direction is a national movement to change the story of mental health in America—to address the urgent need for open discussion about mental health, mental illness and well-being.

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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.