Political Pulse

  • Political Pulse for June 14, 2019

    The atmosphere at the General Assembly seems to indicate the session will be winding up in the next few weeks. The budgeting process is fully underway, while several health care […]

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  • NCMS Political Pulse for June 7, 2019

    Several bills of  importance to NCMS members generated discussion and action this week at the NC General Assembly. Assistant Director of Legislative Relations Sue Ann Forrest gives you the latest […]

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  • Political Pulse for May 31, 2019

    It’s budget time at the NC General Assembly! Watch as Chip and Sue Ann explain significant health care related items in the Senate’s budget, which was released this week. Two […]

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  • Political Pulse for May 24, 2019

    The Senate continues to work on its budget so things were a bit subdued at the NC General Assembly this week. Watch as NCMS Assistant Director of Legislative Relations Sue […]

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  • Political Pulse for May 17, 2019

    In the wake of last week’s flurry of activity in advance of crossover, this week was a bit quieter at the legislative building. Our legislative affairs team offers insight into […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 5-13-19

    NCMS Morning Rounds 5-13-19

    Happy Monday! Start the week off right with your  NCMS Morning Rounds. Weekly NCMS Legislative Round-Up Last week marked the NC General Assembly’s crossover deadline, the arbitrary date legislators set […]

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  • NCMS Political Pulse for May 10, 2019

    Cancer treatment parity, telemedicine, malpractice case jury instructions — these are just some of the bills that made the crossover deadline and that legislators will continue to consider in the […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 5-6-19

    NCMS Morning Rounds 5-6-19

    A new week is upon us! Here is your NCMS Morning Rounds for Monday. Another Busy Week Ahead at the NC General Assembly Legislators are scrambling to get bills through […]

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  • Political Pulse for May 3, 2019

    This week saw a flurry of bills pass through committees in anticipation of the ‘crossover’ deadline on Tuesday, when it will be decided which proposals will continue to be considered. […]

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  • 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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