The TMA advocates on behalf of Tennessee physicians to pass public policy and legislation that improves the practice of medicine, both at the state and federal level, and benefits patient care for all Tennesseans. We are the only statewide organization representing physicians from every medical specialty. We encourage physicians to become advocates for their profession and learn the legislative process. See below for more information about our advocacy efforts and how we work for you.
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Legislative Updates for Week of April 15, 2013
Motorcycle Helmet | Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome | Addison Sharp Prescription Reg Legislative Session Ends Today In what seems unprecedented, the House and Senate will adjourn for the year today in one of the quickest sessions in recent history. Both Speakers
Legislative Updates for Week of April 8, 2013
Legislative Updates for Week of April 8, 2013, including the following bills: Motorcycle Helmet Repeal, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and Addison Sharp Prescription Regulatory Act of 2013.
Legislative Updates for Week of March 4, 2013
Motorcycle Helmet | EMTALA Related Medical Care | Youth Concussions | Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome | PITCH URGENT CALL TO ACTION Optometrist’s Hope to Expand Scope of Practice SB 0220 by Sen. Doug Overbey HB 0555 by Rep. Vance DennisTMA Position Oppose