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Public Policy/Advocacy Updates and Blogs

June 8, 2021 - June Public Policy Update

March 9, 2021  |  March Public Policy Update

February 8, 2021 |  February Public Policy Update

February 12, 2021 |  Policy and Politics

The CMA's Public Policy Consultant, Malcolm Porter, is back this week with another awesome update on Ohio's 134th General Assembly. This time he briefly covers the Governor's proposed budget. Watch the update (1.5 minutes)

January 29, 2021 |  Policy and Politics Update

Malcolm Porter, the CMA's Public Policy Consultant, is back this week with another great Central Ohio Policy and Politics update.This week Malcolm covers early Ohio Senate legislation regarding limiting emergency health orders, joining the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact, and implementing new protocols for stroke patients to emergency services. Watch the update (2 minutes)

November 2020  |  Election Endorsements

Recently the OSMA released its list of endorsed Ohio candidates for the upcoming 2020 election. The CMA's PAC was involved in the recommendation process for the legislators in Central Ohio. Over the next few weeks, we will be providing quick 1-minute video overviews of each of the endorsed Central Ohio candidates so you can be more informed when it comes time to vote. See endorsements

October 8, 2020  |  Why Do Some Doctors Care So Much about “Judicial Philosophy” and “Tort Reform”?

This update is to provide background and history on the issue of medical liability insurance and Ohio’s tort reform law – items that have potential relevance in the Ohio Supreme Court races on the November ballot. Read more