2011 News for Practitioners
2011 SLC Keynote Address
Katherine C. Nordal discusses the Affordable Care Act and the new health care reform law.
Rep. Pelosi receives APA Outstanding Leadership Award
On the one-year anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“Affordable Care Act”), House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi was honored at the 2011 State Leadership Conference (SLC) in Washington, D.C. with the APA Outstanding Leadership Award. A long-time advocate for mental health and addiction parity, Pelosi received the award for her support of and commitment to psychology.
Medicare Physician Definition Bills Introduced in House and Senate
The new bills would end unnecessary physician supervision without increasing Medicare costs.