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Government Affairs Information & Materials

AAOMS Governmental Affairs advocates on behalf of the specialty by monitoring federal and state legislative and regulatory issues, encouraging member action through grassroots participation, and backing candidates who support the goals of the specialty through OMSPAC. For additional governmental affairs updates please check out the AAOMS Advocacy E-Newsletter.

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Type Title Date
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Hospital Outpatient and ASC Payment Systems 2024 Proposed Rule Sep. 05, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2024 Proposed Rule Sep. 05, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Letter to E&C Chair Rogers Re: Drug Shortages Aug. 24, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Letter to Congressional Leaders Re: PAHPA Reauthorization Aug. 24, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC Comment letter to NCOIL Re: Medical Loss Ratios (MLR) for Dental Health Care Services Plans Model Act Jul. 19, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter in support of HR 3843, to reauthorize the Action for Dental Health program Jul. 18, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC Comments re: Medicaid Equal Access Proposed Rule Jul. 03, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC Comments re: Medicaid Managed Care Proposed Rule Jul. 03, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Patient Provider Dispute Resolution Requirements Jun. 13, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Physician and dentist coalition letter to HELP leaders re: REDI Act Jun. 06, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to House sponsors of the DOC Access Act (HR 1385) May. 15, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to Senate sponsors of the DOC Access Act (S 1424) May. 15, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Practice Management & Coding News, AAOMS letter in support of the SAVE Act (HR 2584) May. 05, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to support HR 2474, the Strengthening Medicare for Patients and Providers Act May. 03, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Rep. Simpson on SMILED Act (HR 1422) Apr. 17, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to Rep. Simpson on SMILED Act (HR 1422) Apr. 11, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Senate Finance Healthcare Subcommittee re oral health access Mar. 24, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to Senate HELP Committee re: workforce shortages Mar. 20, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Senate HELP Committee on workforce shortages Mar. 17, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS thank you to REDI Act bill sponsors Mar. 09, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Physician and dentist coalition letter to Senate REDI Act sponsors Mar. 09, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Medical Loss Ratios (MLR) for Dental Health Care Services Plans Model Act Mar. 07, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Physician and dentist coalition letter to House REDI Act sponsors Mar. 01, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Comment Letter on MAT/MATE Act Implementation Feb. 24, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment letter to NCOIL Re: Medical Loss Ratios (MLR) for Dental Health Care Services Plans Model Act Feb. 22, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS recommendations to CMS for addition to the ASC Covered Procedures List for CY 2024 Feb. 07, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comments re: CY 2024 Medicare Advantage Policy and Technical Changes Proposed Rule Feb. 01, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS dental recommendations to CMS for CY 2024 Jan. 30, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition Letter to 118th Congress on Medicare Conversion Factor Jan. 23, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to CMS for clarification of APC rate for new HCPCS facility code Jan. 13, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Congress enacts year-end bill that includes OMS issues Jan. 06, 2023
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to congressional leaders to avert 2023 Medicare provider cuts Dec. 05, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Summary of 2022 CDC Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Pain Nov. 30, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Request for Information on Advanced Explanation of Benefits, GFE Nov. 04, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to Senate sponsors of Oral Health Literacy and Awareness Act Oct. 11, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter re: ELSA to Sens. Murray and Burr Oct. 07, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition to support HR 8800, the Supporting Medicare Providers Act Sep. 30, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Hospital Outpatient and ASC Payment Systems 2023 Proposed Rule Aug. 25, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2023 Proposed Rule Aug. 18, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: CMS Request for Information on Medicare Advantage Aug. 18, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to oppose Medicare physician payment cuts Jul. 27, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter re student loan repayment reform Jul. 19, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to education committee leaders in support of REDI Act Jul. 15, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to congressional leaders re: Medicaid Dental Benefits Act (HR 4439/S 3166) Jul. 07, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAPD ADA AAOMS Meeting Request Letter to CMS Jun. 30, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to education committee leaders in support of the REDI Act Jun. 28, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to FDA regarding mail back envelope requirements May. 31, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter to Senate HELP Committee re Oral Health Literacy and Awareness Act (HR 4555) Apr. 22, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to CDC re draft opioid prescribing guideline Apr. 08, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter re Senate mental health package Mar. 31, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Letter to OSHA regarding Emergency Temporary Standard Mar. 28, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Physician dentist coalition letter to Senate REDI Act sponsors Feb. 25, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, Medicare payment coalition letter re: long-term solutions Feb. 25, 2022
All Other AAOMS News, Government & Advocacy News, Practice Management & Coding News, Interim Protocol for the OMS Office Feb. 23, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS thank you letter to Senate REDI Act sponsors Feb. 18, 2022
All Other AAOMS News, Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS provides state-by-state updates Jan. 21, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS comment re: Surprise Billing Requirements: GFE, patient-provider dispute resolution Jan. 21, 2022
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Cardin and Stabenow re Medicaid Dental Benefits Act Dec. 17, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Comments re: Surprise Billing IRF Part II Dec. 03, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to Congressional leaders re: 2022 Medicare physician payment cuts Nov. 29, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to House re: Oral Health Literacy and Awareness Act (HR 4555) Oct. 20, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter re POST GRAD Act Sep. 28, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Rep Cohen re Medicare Medically Necessary Dental Care Act (HR 5110) Sep. 21, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to CMS re: access to non-opioid pain management in hospital outpatient setting Sep. 17, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to E&C Committee re: Medicare Part B dental benefits expansion Sep. 10, 2021
All Other AAOMS News, Government & Advocacy News, Practice Management & Coding News, AAOMS Tips for Patient Communication during the COVID-19 Pandemic Sep. 10, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to W&M Committee re: Medicare Part B dental benefits expansion Sep. 08, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letters in support of the RECRUIT Act (HR1854-S1178) Sep. 08, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Senate Special Committee on Aging re Medicare dental benefits Sep. 03, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Comment letter to Rep Barragan re HR 4439 Sep. 03, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC coalition letter re concerns with Medicare Part B dental benefits expansion Sep. 01, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter in support of the PREVENT HPV Cancers Act (HR 1550) Aug. 25, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC Letter to Senate Finance Committee re S 449 Jul. 30, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC Letter to House Ways and Means Committee re HR 1285 Jul. 30, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Physician-dentist coalition thank you letter to REDI Act sponsors Jun. 30, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, ODC letter re Foster Youth Dental Act Jun. 28, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Letter to House Addiction and Mental Health Task force Chairs Jun. 09, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS thank you letter to House sponsors of DOC Access Act Jun. 04, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS thank you ltr to Manchin and Cramer re DOC Access Jun. 04, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Congressional leaders re Medicare dental benefits May. 06, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to Biden Administration re: Healthy Workplaces Tax Credit Act (S 537/HR 1944) May. 04, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to HHS re: pain management task force recommendations May. 03, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to Congressional leaders re: preventing Medicare physician fee cuts in infrastructure package Apr. 27, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter in support of S 448 to enhance CHIP dental care access Mar. 23, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to House re: Medicare cuts Feb. 22, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to Senate re: Medicare cuts Feb. 22, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Committee to House E&C Health Subcommittee re: supply chain Feb. 02, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Comments to House E&C Oversight Subcommittee re: vaccine distribution Feb. 01, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, CMS releases ‘social determinants of health’ roadmap Feb. 01, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Letter to National Governors Association and Association of State and Territorial Health Officials regarding vaccine distribution Jan. 20, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to Biden Administration re: COVID-19 vaccine distribution Jan. 19, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Comments to FDA re: blister packaging Jan. 14, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Congress addresses several OMS issues in last days of session Jan. 11, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to CMS re: Medicaid optional benefits and COVID-19 vaccination Jan. 04, 2021
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS Comments re: Dec 2020 Surprise billing legislative proposal Dec. 17, 2020
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to CDC re: vaccine prioritization Dec. 16, 2020
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter in support of S. 5007 to prevent 2021 Medicare cuts Dec. 14, 2020
Government & Advocacy News, AAOMS letter to sponsors in support of the Dental and Optometric Care (DOC) Access Act (S 4894) Dec. 01, 2020
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition statement to Congress to prevent 2021 Medicare cuts Dec. 01, 2020
Government & Advocacy News, Coalition letter to House Education and Labor leaders re: ELSA Oct. 19, 2020