The MMA is working on behalf of its members throughout the 2017 Montana Legislative Session. The Association will work to pass meaningful legislation and ensure that harmful laws are not passed.
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The MMA Board of Trustees considers positions on issues of relevance to Montana's medical community and patient care. Below you will find the Association's positions on current issues.
Independent Practice - Adopted March 10, 2018
Transparency - Adopted September 23, 2017
Mandating Medical Practice and Education - Adopted September 23, 2017
Addressing Medical Education and Primary Care Workforce Shortage - Adopted March 12, 2016
Veterans Care - Adopted March 12, 2016
Termination of the Physician-Patient Relationship - Adopted December 14, 2015
Expansion of Health Insurance Coverage - Adopted September 13, 2014
Pharmacist Prescribed Immunizations - Adopted September 13, 2014
Expansion of Scope of Practice by Professional Licensing Boards - Adopted September 7, 2012
MMA's Representation of All Physicians - Adopted September 7, 2012
Patient-Centered Medical Home - Adopted September 7, 2012
Medical Marijuana - Adopted September 11, 2010
Health System Reform - Adopted September 12, 2009
Physician-Assisted Suicide - Adopted February 21, 2009
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