Navigation Links
AMA Has Chance to Rescind Support of HR 3962; AMA Shout-Out from Public Urges Doctors to Answer to PATIENTS Not AMA Leadership
Date:11/7/2009

HOUSTON, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the AMA are trying a last-minute tactic to introduce an emergency resolution rescinding the AMA's support of HR 3962.

"We want to remind physicians that they are responsible to their PATIENTS, not the leadership of the AMA," said Kathryn Serkes, Director of Policy for the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, and Take Back Medicine, a coalition of other medical groups.

"If the AMA leadership ignores the public -- their patients -- it will set us back to the old days 'Doctor knows best' when patients were supposed to keep their mouths shut and do what the doctor ordered."

This week, Take Back Medicine called for a public "Shout-Out" at the AMA meeting, with doctors and patients expected around to arrive with the Tea Party Express bus in a caravan following their rally at the Sam Houston Raceway in Houston.

November 7. Approximately 1:30pm - 2pm.

Tea Party Express Bus leaves Sam Houston Race Park leading caravan to George R. Brown Convention Center, downtown Houston.

SOURCE Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)


'/>"/>
SOURCE Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Human Papilloma Virus vaccines may decrease chances of oral cancer
2. 10 Million Children Must Be Given a Chance
3. Study indicates pregnancy does not harm chances of survival from cancer
4. Swiss study suggests surgery may offer best chance of long-term prostate cancer survival
5. Top Democratic Vote-Counter Concedes No Chance of Overriding SCHIP Veto
6. Tel Aviv University gives preemies a fighting chance
7. AUDIO from Medialink and Prilosec: Your Chance to get to Footballs Biggest Game
8. Extreme obesity affects chances of kidney transplantation
9. Depression and anxiety can double chances of heart ailments
10. Pancreatic cancer: The smaller the tumor, the better your chances, study shows
11. Two Hospitals Collaborate to Give Baby With Rare Heart Condition the Best Chance at Life
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/30/2016)... ... May 30, 2016 , ... Another ER facility operated by First Choice ... Legacy Drive, Plano, TX and is open 24 hours daily. , First Choice Emergency ... medical open house. The Jasper High School band entertained attendees and accepted First Choice ...
(Date:5/28/2016)... of America (PRWEB) , ... May 28, 2016 , ... ... SuperCloset knows all too well the day to day issues, struggles and obstacles veterans’ ... The Helping Veterans Grow Project provides active or retired military veteran(s) with a ...
(Date:5/28/2016)... ... ... a part of the city where’s it’s easy to spot the neon lights of chains ... to attract diners with a taste for real food. , On May 13, the ... Grill, an urban casual restaurant focusing on dishes made by hand with wholesome, organic ingredients ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... W.S. Badger Co. Inc ... that it has been recognized as one of the best small businesses for new ... as one of nine small businesses providing progressive benefits to new parents on the ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... An ... bolstered by inspiring human-interest stories, courtesy of awareness-driven celebrities and thought leaders. It ... leading advocates, associations and industry leaders such as Bioness. , As patients ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/27/2016)... , May 27, 2016 ... the Dario™ Diabetes Management Tool, today announced that the Company,s ... the Marcum MicroCap Conference being held June 1-2 in ... Invitational, being held June 7-9 in Los Angeles, ... will discuss recent corporate and operational milestones, including the U.S. ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... FRANCISCO , May 27, 2016 ... company focused on developing products for Regenerative Medicine, Neurology and Orphan ... will be presenting at two upcoming investor conferences: ... Center, 730 Third Avenue, New York City , ... 3:00pm Marcum MicroCap Conference   Where: ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... 26, 2016 TARE (Transarterial ... Cost Savings and Overall Decreased Use of ... an international specialist healthcare company, has today announced ... Annual Meeting of ISPOR (International Society for Pharmacoeconomics ... carcinoma (HCC) using yttrium-90 glass microspheres is associated ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: