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    CMA President issues statement in response to Trump Administration’s new public charge rule

    August 12, 2019
    CMA President David H. Aizuss, M.D., issued a statement in response to the Trump Administration’s new public charge rul...

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    CMA President Demands Action to Bring Sanity to our Nation's Gun Laws

    August 05, 2019
    CMA President David H. Aizuss, M.D., issued the following statement after this weekend's shootings in Texas and Ohio.

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    Tell Congress to back the Protecting People from Surprise Bills Act

    August 05, 2019
    CMA is urging physicians to contact their members of Congress during the August recess about the surprise medical billi...

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    CMA opposes proposal to expand paramedic scope of practice

    May 28, 2019
    EMSA has proposed new regulations that would allow paramedics to triage and transport patients to locations other than ...

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    CMA backs bipartisan federal surprise billing measure

    May 24, 2019
    Four physician congressman announced they would be introducing legislation with bipartisan support to protect patients ...

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    Record attendance at this year’s Legislative Advocacy Day

    April 29, 2019
    Wearing white coats, physicians converged on the Capitol to educate legislators about critical health care issues .

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    CMA files brief in transgender health care discrimination case

    April 29, 2019
    CMA recently submitted an amicus brief with the California Court of Appeal in Minton v. Dignity Health, a case involv...

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    Anthem clarifies recent E&M services billed with modifier 25 policy

    April 10, 2019
    Per the new policy, Anthem will deny an E&M service with a modifier 25 billed on the day of a related procedure when th...

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    CMA leaders visit Congress to advocate for critical health care issues

    March 18, 2019
    CMA  physicians met CMA  physicians met with key congressional leaders to discuss strategies to make health care more a...

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    CMA urges Congress to adopt New York surprise coverage law

    March 18, 2019
    A bipartisan group of United States Senators are working to draft legislation to protect patients from unanticipated me...

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    Gov. Newsom to keynote CMA’s Legislative Advocacy Day

    March 13, 2019
    This unique event, scheduled for April 24, 2019, is free of charge to all CMA members. Plan to join more than 400 physi...

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    Security prescription fix signed by Governor Newsom; delays implementation until 2021

    March 12, 2019
    After intense lobbying from CMA, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill on Monday that will end the confusion caused by flawed...

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    12 ways to be a physician advocate

    March 04, 2019
    CMA has some of the best lobbyists, lawyers, and other advocates in the Capitol, but the most powerful weapon in advanc...

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    Security prescription law fix heads to governor’s desk for signature

    March 04, 2019
    Implementation of the new state law that requires security prescription forms to have a uniquely serialized number law ...

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    CMA joins legislative effort to reduce consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages

    February 20, 2019
    The legislation targets soda, energy drinks, sweet teas and sports drinks that contribute to obesity, diabetes, tooth d...

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    Register now for CMA Legislative Advocacy Day, April 24 in Sacramento

    February 19, 2019
    Registration is now open for the 45th annual California Medical Association (CMA) Legislative Advocacy Day on April 24,...

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    Survey finds prior authorization hurdles have led to serious adverse events

    February 15, 2019
    More than one-quarter of physicians (28 percent) report the prior authorization process required by health insurers for...

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    Q2 resolutions now accepting testimony

    February 15, 2019
    These resolutions will be considered by CMA’s standing councils and subcommittees, and will be presented to the CMA Boa...

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    Assembly to vote on security prescription fix this week

    February 04, 2019
    CMA is working on a legislative fix to ensure no patient goes without the essential medicine and care they need.

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    Call to Action: Act now to ensure patients can get needed prescriptions

    January 28, 2019
    Contact your legislators today and urge them to take swift action so patients can once again receive the medical treatm...

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    Bill introduced to fix security prescription law

    January 25, 2019
    Flawed implementation of a new state law that requires all security prescription forms to have a uniquely serialized ...

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    Save the Date for CMA Legislative Advocacy Day, April 24

    January 18, 2019
    Register for CMA's 45th annual Legislative Advocacy Day on April 24, 2019, at the Sacramento Convention Center!

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    CMA announces opposition to proposed Trump immigration rule

    December 10, 2018
    New “Public Charge” rule would deter millions from accessing critical health care

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    Urge the Trump administration to withdraw the "public charge" rule

    December 05, 2018
    CMA is encouraging California physicians to submit public comments to urge the Administration to withdraw the proposed ...

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    Prop. 56 webinar: Are you getting your share of the supplemental Medi-Cal funds?

    November 01, 2018
    CMA is hosting  a webinar with DHCS on Wednesday, November 7, to discuss the status of distribution of both 201...

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    CMA launches new mobile app

    October 29, 2018
    CMA is thrilled to announce that our new members-only mobile app is now available. Free and available for Android and i...

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    Physicians: Don’t forget to VOTE

    October 26, 2018
    Election Day is just a little over one week away. We hope that you will show up to the polls (or mail in that vote-by-m...

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