Policies & Positions

Leadership and Advocacy for physicians, the medical profession and the betterment of public health.

At NHMS, we carefully review issues of interest and importance and take positions based on member feedback and consideration of NHMS’ mission. Your input and support is critical to our success.

NHMS Policies and Resolutions:

The following are current and archived policies, positions and resolutions adopted by the NHMS Council and General Membership:

Fundamentals for Health Care Reform - March 2017

NHMS Policy/Resolution Sunsetting Policy - Click here

Alcohol, Drugs & Gaming - (Please watch for more information)
Clinical Practice - (Please watch for more information)
End of Life - (Please watch for more information)
Health Insurance - (Please watch for more information)
Injury Prevention, Guns, Violence - (Please watch for more information)
Medical Liability & Tort Reform - (Please watch for more information)
Public Health - (Please watch for more information)
Scope of Practice - (Please watch for more information)

Archived/Sunsetted Policies & Resolutions - (Please watch for more information)
     

Sign-on Letters:

NHMS is frequently asked to sign on to letters of support for certain issues.  These requests come from various sources, including the AMA, public health advocacy groups and others.

Affordable Care Act
EHR-Quality-Meaningful Use-ePrescribing-PQRS
Medicaid Issues
Medical Liability-Tort Reform
Medicare Reimbursement & SGR
Scope of Practice