Key issues pursued by the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians that passed in the 2020 Minnesota Legislative Session included Tobacco 21, prior authorization reform, drug price transparency, emergency and affordable insulin program, scope of practice provisions and COVID-19 response legislation. Read our session recap from legislative rep Dave Renner, CAE, for a more detailed session summary.
Read More MN Legislative Session 2020 Wraps
Our legislative rep Dave Renner, CAE, shares an update on recent movement in the Minnesota legislature with regard to prior authorization and prohibiting midyear formulary changes, increasing insulin access, reducing the harms of tobacco and nicotine and improving postpartum coverage.
Read More Midyear Formulary Changes, Insulin Access & More Legislative Updates
Forty MAFP members attended the Day at the Capitol, hosted by the Minnesota Medical Association, on March 4, joining with more than 150 physicians, residents and medical students from across the state.
Read More Family Docs Make Day at the Capitol a Success
The Minnesota legislative session kicks off on February 11. Our legislative rep Dave Renner, CAE, shares his take on what to expect for health care in the 2020 session and how the MAFP is prioritizing its legislative advocacy work.
Read More 2020 Legislative Session Preview
With less than a month remaining in the 2019 legislative session, legislators, staff and advocates are settling in for long debates at the Minnesota State Capitol. MAFP legislative rep Dave Renner, CAE, shares the latest update on the Health and Human Services budget bills.
Read More Health & Human Services Bills Move Forward