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While providing overall a 0% increase in dermatology payments, the fee schedule also contains important developments for dermatology, such as modified reporting burdens on global periods.
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AADA joins letter opposing cuts to medical research & cancer prevention efforts The AADA and other members of the One Voice Against Cancer (OVAC) coalition have sent a letter to Congressional leaders opposing potential cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and ultimately the National Cancer Institute (NCI) included in President Trump's budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018. Funding medical research is among the Academy's 2017 advocacy priorities.
AADA leads multi-organization letter opposing tanning tax repeal The AADA has led a multi-organization letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) opposing the repeal of the indoor tanning tax in the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act.
AADA supports IPAB repeal The AADA has joined a number of medical organizations in sending letters of support to the lead sponsors of legislation to repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB).
The IPAB, which is part of the Affordable Care Act, could potentially impose indiscriminate new payment cuts on physicians.
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