Making Health Care Markets Work: Competition Policy For Health Care

April 14, 2017 - By Martin Gaynor, Carnegie Mellon University, Farzad Mostashari, MD Aledade, Inc. & Paul B. Ginsburg, The Brookings Institution
Academics, industry stakeholders, federal and state government officials publish a white paper with actionable non-partisan policy recommendations to maintain and enhance the competitiveness of health care markets.

MSNVA Sends a Letter to United Airlines CEO

April 11, 2017 - By MSNVA Leadership
In response to the vile incident involving a physician assaulted by Chicago aviation officers under the directive of United Airlines personnel, the Medical Society of Northern Virginia writes a letter to CEO Oscar Muñoz.

Board of Medicine Regulations on Opioid Prescribing and Buprenorphine

March 27, 2017 - By Virginia Board of Medicine
In response to the escalating opioid crisis in Virginia – and recently passed legislation – the Board of Medicine has promulgated regulations on the prescribing of opioids for pain and buprenorphine for treatment of substance abuse. The emergency regulations will remain in effect from March 15, 2017 to March 19, 2018 and will be replaced by permanent regulations during that time.