Video Message from APA President Paul Summergrad, MD

Paul-Summergrad-Tufts-2014-headshotsmall.jpgAPA President Paul Summergrad, MD, talks about the interconnections between mental health, psychiatry, and the faith community and APA's 
Mental Health and Faith Community Partnership. 
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APA Urges Senate Action After House Passes Clay Hunt SAV Act

Legislation Would Improve Access to Care for Veterans

Improving Care for Crucial First Schizophrenia Episode

New from the American Journal of Psychiatry: many patients receiving treatment inconsistent with recommendations

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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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Mental Health Parity

Parity poster imageFair Insurance Coverage: 
        It’s the Law

A new poster from APA
outlines patient rights
for mental health coverage
under federal law and how to
report problems.
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download poster
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