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SB1385 -We need as many groups & people to let Sen. McComish know there is wide support for this bill among patients & providers

SB1385 -We need as many groups & people to let Sen. McComish know there is wide support for this bill among patients & providers
February 4, 2012 at 9:14pm
Update: 2/17/2012: Unfortunately, Senator Smith decided not to vote yes on this bill and it died. We will try again for the Prior Authorization bill in the next session. A new number will be assigned. We need your support to show …

 

Help get AZ SB 1401 passed. Arizona Patients Need Your Help!

Help get AZ SB 1401 passed. Arizona Patients Need Your Help!
February 9, 2012 at 1:51pm

Update: 2/17/2012: SB1401 will likely go the the senate floor next week. We need you to write or call to the senators before Tuesday 2/21/12. .
SENATOR Phone Email Party District
PIERCE, Steve 602-926-5584 spierce@azleg.gov R 1
JACKSON, Jack 602-926-5862 jjackson@azleg.gov D 2
GOULD, Ron 602-926-4138 rgould@azleg.gov R 3
BURGES, Judy 602-926-5861 jburges@azleg.gov R 4
ALLEN, Sylvia 602-926-5219 sallen@azleg.gov …

 

Please help Stop New Mexico’s SB 159 bill. Write to the Senators by 2/10/12

Please help Stop New Mexico’s SB 159 bill. Write to the Senators by 2/10/12
February 8, 2012 at 2:00pm
2/17/12- update – Thank you everyone who wrote letters for this! New Mexico’s SB 159 was tabled in committee so it looks like the advocacy support was effective! As I understand it a letter that was sent in from a patient advocate was read aloud at the hearing and was very moving and SB 215 passed …

 

The Power of Pain Foundation is working on a bill in AZ to help correct the practice of Prior Authorization abuse by insurers

The Power of Pain Foundation is working on a bill in AZ to help correct the practice of Prior Authorization abuse by insurers.
January 6, 2012 at 4:18pm
The article below was done by Dr. Todd Levine. We are working w/ him and Senator Michelle Reagan to get a Prior Authorization bill passed in Arizona in the 2012 session. More info to come, but I wanted to share this piece from the Phoenix Business Journal. …

 

New Hampshire Step Therapy (Fail First) has been amended, we need your help!

New Hampshire Step Therapy (Fail First) has been amended, we need your help!
April 26, 2011 at 12:11pm
New Hampshire Step Therapy (Fail First) has been amended, we need your help!.
by Dee Delezene Browers on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 11:58am

The NH step therapy bill, which has been amended, is still a step in the right direction for those suffering with pain and dealing with frustrations from access to prescribed medications. The bill, …