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  • CAPITOL DAY FOR STEP THERAPY Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 11Am-2PM @ CLOB Room 605 Lunch will be served. Please RSVP by January 17, dlg@arxc.org. We invite you to join the Rx in Reach Ga Coalition and concerned citizen advocates to our Step Therapy Capitol Day. We will gather to show our unity and encourage our legislators to support Step Therapy legislation, HB519. We have invited Rep. Sharon Coo...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • "Real science is humble." ARxC Advocate, Todd Stolp, a physician, public health professional, and lifetime scientist living in Sonora, CA responded to the Trump Administration's ban of 7 words in CDC budget documents in an opinion article in the region's local newspaper, the Union Democrat.  You can read the article at http://www.uniondemocrat.com/opinion/5871005-151/speaking-with-words.  As an or...

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  • ARxC works hard all year for patients to have fully, affordable access to their healthcare. We play hard at our ARxC STARS Holiday party. Thank you for your support. Please consider donating so we can continue to be your voice.  Article Type: Blog

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • Dear ARxC Partners,   We hope everyone is having a wonderful summer. We have some news and Calls to Action to please consider:   STEP THERAPY BILL HB 519 is Alive! The Rx in Reach Ga Coalition (members attached, that ARxC leads)  along with MAG,ACR and other health centered, industry colleagues, worked hard last legislative session with  our sponsor, Rep. Sharon Cooper to craft Step Therapy legisl...

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Now An Eternal Love

  • Leigh and Karson share their love for the symbol for eternity. Leigh wears eternity earrings and Karson wears an eternity ring given to her by Leigh. The two circles the eight forms have no ending and no beginning and continue in its pattern forever. In Feng Shui, the infinity knot is special and is used to create what's called the mystic knot. The eternity sign symbolizes unending luck, prosperit...

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Celebrate Medicare!

  • #OurLivesOnTheLine   Medicare is disproportionately important for women and for aging people of color since they are least able to afford the high cost of healthcare and the most likely to have health issues. These groups are also more likely to be dual eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid.   ·      Nationally, 58% of Medicare enrollees are women. ·      Senior women are significantly more like...

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  • A CBO score was released on the revised version of a Senate Healthcare bill (BCRA) (the Cruz amendment is not included) which shows that this latest version of the bill would result in 22 million people losing coverage over a decade. That is simply unacceptable. This means this version of the bill would result in the same number of people losing their health insurance coverage as under the prior v...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • July 17, 2017 This latest version of the Senate’s Health care Bill does not fix any problems. The Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), the draft bill released by the Senate on June 22, threatens public health in two critical ways. (https://www.budget.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/SENATEHEALTHCARE.pdf) First, BCRA phases out Medicaid Expansion, which means that states would have to spend much more ou...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • June 25, 2017 UPDATE ACA vs. AHCA: Know the Facts At ARxC, we are dedicated to the protection of quality, comprehensive, and affordable health care for all Americans. The Affordable Care Act or ACA (also known as ‘Obamacare’) ensures these protections are in place. The law, while not perfect, provides access to the care and treatment their providers prescribe. To date, the ACA has provided health ...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and its Georgia Chapter said a policy that Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBS) plans to implement in July, making subscribers pay for any emergency department visit that turns out not to an emergency, violates the “prudent layperson” standard, which is codified in federal law, including the Affordable Care Act. It’s also law in more than 30 ...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • 1.    ARxC has been a strong supporter of repeal for the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) as part of the Affordable Care Act. IPAB is a fifteen-member United States Government agency created in 2010 by sections 3403 and 10320 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which has the explicit task of  attaining specified savings in Medicare. The savings should come without affecting...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  •   At ARxC, we agree that the Affordable Care Act, (ACA, also known as ‘Obamacare’), can be improved. We also know that we are dedicated to the protection of quality, comprehensive, and affordable health care for all Americans. We want to maintain the many important protections patients have gained from the ACA that ensures they can access the care and treatment their providers prescribe. We believ...

Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC)
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  • Georgia Health Care Legislation Update: After Crossover Day Crossover Day is the day a bill must cross from its chamber (House or Senate) of origin to the opposite chamber to remain viable for this legislative session. Here are some bills that made it through.  Surprise Billing bills keep moving SB 8 passed the Senate almost two weeks ago, but HB 71 did not receive a vote from the full House befo...

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  • ARxC is the proud fiscal sponsor of the March for Science Atlanta. Join the cause at www.marchforscienceatlanta.org.

            February 28, 2017   The Advocates for Responsible Care (ARxC) is the proud fiscal sponsor for the March for Science Atlanta. Science-based evidence is the foundation from which we advocate for the responsible care of all people, all communities, and the environment that we share.  ARxC fully supports the national mission of the March for Science. The March for Science champions robustly f...

  • Legislative Update Week of 2/27/17

    Legislative Update Week of 2.27.17 Surprise Billing Legislation – SB8 & HB71 SB 8 received unanimous approval by the Senate on Friday, which means the bill will proceed to the House of Representatives to be considered. We expect to see some changes to the legislation as it moves through the House but anticipate that consumer protections and transparency requirements will remain intact. HB 71 will ...

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  • The Trump Administration has hinted to the possibility of cutting funds for HIV/AIDS treatment. Read the latest article a on The Future of HIV Funding Under President Trump at http://www.specialtypharmacytimes.com/news/the-future-of-hiv-funding-under-president-trump. Call your Senators and House Representative to insist that HIV funding will continue without any interruptions or changes in resourc...

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  • ARxC 2017 Legislative Priorities and Advocacy Agenda

    1.    Access to care a.    Eliminating fail first policies through Step Therapy legislation b.    Limiting out of pocket costs for Specialty Tier medications c.    Ensuring health access for the Non-eligible and uninsured d.    Safeguarding opiod overdose by establishing prevention coalitions 2.   Patient Protections and Physician Relationships a.    Establishing Universal prior authorization b.  ...

  • VOTE on November 8th or earlier...and be sure to familiarize yourself with the 4 proposed constitutional amendments

      VOTE NOV 8, 2016 (or earlier) There is no question about it. It is more important than ever before to be sure to vote in the 2016 Presidential Election.  Go to Georgia My Voter Page at https://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov to locate your local voting location, find early voting locations, order absentee ballots, and view the sample ballot. In addition to the presidential election, the November 8th electi...

  • STOP the repeal of the ACA - Call your Senators Today

    Courtesy of the National Health Law Program: President-Elect and Congressional leadership to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will strip health care coverage from tens of millions of individuals and increase health care costs for millions more. Congressional Republicans are rushing ahead to destroy the ACA and the expansion of Medicaid.   Call your Senators to protect health care. Call 1-88...

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