News https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28270/Supreme-Court-clears-the-way-for-Trump-s-public-charge-rule Supreme Court clears the way for Trump’s “public charge” rule The United States Supreme Court yesterday ruled that the Trump administration can move forward with changes to the “public charge” rule that will allow federal officials to deny green cards to legal immigrants who use public benefits or who are deemed likely to do so in the future. Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:17:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-28 09:17 +00:00 2020-01-28 01:17 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28269/CMA-President-Peter-N-Bretan-M-D-Statement-on-Public-Charge-Ruling CMA President Peter N. Bretan, M.D., Statement on Public Charge Ruling CMA President Peter N. Bretan, M.D., issued a statement in response to the recent Supreme Court ruling Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:09:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-28 09:09 +00:00 2020-01-28 01:09 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28268/Federal-advocacy-update-What-to-expect-in-2020 Federal advocacy update: What to expect in 2020 While some believe that the 2020 election politics, Presidential impeachment, and escalating tensions with Iran will scuttle Congress’ ability to legislate, there are a number of important health care issues that will be before lawmakers this year. Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:15:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-27 13:15 +00:00 2020-01-27 05:15 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28266/Save-the-Date-for-CMA-Legislative-Advocacy-Day-April-14 Save the Date for CMA Legislative Advocacy Day, April 14 The California Medical Association (CMA) will host its 46th annual Legislative Advocacy Day on April 14, 2020, on the State Capitol South Lawn.  Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:55:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-27 11:55 +00:00 2020-01-27 03:55 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28262/OMSS-members-get-a-free-subscription-to-the-California-Physician-s-Legal-Handbook OMSS members get a free subscription to the California Physician’s Legal Handbook CMA-OMSS members receive one free, online subscription to the California Physicians’ Legal Handbook . Fri, 24 Jan 2020 13:04:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-24 13:04 +00:00 2020-01-24 05:04 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28261/OMSS-Assembly-recap OMSS Assembly recap The California Medical Association (CMA) Organized Medical Staff Section (OMSS) held the 2019 Annual Assembly on Friday, October 25, 2019, in Anaheim, immediately prior to the CMA House of Delegates (HOD). Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:34:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-24 12:34 +00:00 2020-01-24 04:34 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28260/Don-t-forget-to-renew-your-OMSS-membership Don’t forget to renew your OMSS membership! CMA-OMSS represents California medical staffs and advocates for strong medical staff self-governance and quality patient care. OMSS membership supports CMA legislative advocacy, policy development and legal action on medical staff issues. Fri, 24 Jan 2020 11:04:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-24 11:04 +00:00 2020-01-24 03:04 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28259/CMA-President-Peter-N-Bretan-M-D-Responds-to-Trump-Administration-s-Threat-to-Withhold-Federal-Funding-over-State-Abortion-Policy CMA President Peter N. Bretan, M.D., Responds to President Trump’s Threat to Withhold Funding Over Abortion Policy CMA President Peter N. Bretan, M.D., issued a statement in response to the Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:02:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-24 10:02 +00:00 2020-01-24 02:02 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28258/Model-Medical-Staff-Bylaws-Webinar-Help-for-California-Physicians Model Medical Staff Bylaws Webinar: Help for California Physicians CMA is hosting a one-hour webinar on Tuesday, March 3, at 12:15 p.m. to provide medical staffs with an overview of CMA’s Model Medical Staff Bylaws, and how physicians—and the professionals who assist them—can put the bylaws to work. Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:18:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-23 16:18 +00:00 2020-01-23 08:18 -08:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28257/Reminder-Covered-California-open-enrollment-for-2020-ends-January-31 Reminder: Covered California open enrollment for 2020 ends January 31 Physicians are reminded that the open enrollment period for Covered California ends on January 31, with coverage effective February 1. Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:06:00 Z CMADocs 2020-01-22 17:06 +00:00 2020-01-22 09:06 -08:00