Legislative News

  • Morning Rounds 4-29-19

    Morning Rounds 4-29-19

     Welcome to a new week and your NCMS Morning Rounds! NCMS Endorses ‘Truth in Advertising’ Proposal The NCMS has endorsed recently introduced legislation that would ensure patients know the credentials […]

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  • Political Pulse for April 26, 2019: Tort Trouble

    Thanks to an unusual staggered spring recess, legislators are meeting today, Friday, as they hurry to push bills through committee and to the chamber floors before crossover deadline on May […]

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  • Morning Rounds 4-22-19

    Morning Rounds 4-22-19

    Welcome to a new week! Here is your NCMS Morning Rounds! NCMS Legislative News Thank you to those NCMS leaders who attended White Coat Wednesday last week. Pictured l-r: Claudia […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 4-18-19

    NCMS Morning Rounds 4-18-19

    Here’s your Thursday NCMS Morning Rounds! Physician Presence at the General Assembly This Week Legislators had plenty of opportunity to hear the physician perspective on a variety of pending health legislation […]

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  • Political Pulse for April 18, 2019

    Legislators headed home for the spring recess, but not before filing a flurry of bills before the deadline on Wednesday. Watch as NCMS Assistant Director of Legislative Relations Sue Ann […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 4-16-19

    NCMS Morning Rounds 4-16-19

    Happy Tuesday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds! Take Action for Increased Access to Care Last week a bill to increase access to health care for those North Carolina residents who […]

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  • NCMS Political Pulse for April 12, 2019

    This was a week full of ups and downs with several emotional hearings and some positive proposals introduced. Watch as our legislative team recounts the latest on the helmet bill, […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 4-11-19

    NCMS Morning Rounds 4-11-19

    It’s Thursday NCMS Morning Rounds time! Mid-week Legislative Update NCMS Region 1 representative to the NCMS Board of Directors Edward Whitesides, MD, wa at the Legislature with NCMS Assistant Director of […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 4-8-19

    NCMS Morning Rounds 4-8-19

    Happy Monday! Here’s the first NCMS Morning Rounds of the week. Last Week at the NC Legislature Last week saw a flurry of bills filed at the NC General Assembly […]

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  • Political Pulse for April 5, 2019

    This week has been a busy one with hundreds of new bills filed — many health related — as the Senate’s bill filing deadline approached. Watch as our legislative relations […]

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