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  • Political Pulse for Sept. 17, 2021

    Director of Legislative Relations, Sue Ann Forrest, MPA, highlights some important events in this week’s Political Pulse: today (Sept. 17) is National Physician Suicide Awareness Day. She also shares that […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 9-13-21

    NCMS Morning Rounds 9-13-21

    Happy Monday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. September 13, 2021 Legislative Update It was a short and relatively uneventful week at the General Assembly last week as budget negotiations continue […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 9-7-21

    NCMS Morning Rounds 9-7-21

    Happy Tuesday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. September 7, 2021 Legislative Update Thank you to each of you who attended the September 1 advocacy event with US Rep. Greg Murphy, […]

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  • Political Pulse for Sept. 3, 2021

    NCMS Director of Legislative Relations Sue Ann Forrest, MPA, thanks those who attended the Sept. 1st advocacy event with US Rep. Greg Murphy, MD, and NC Rep. Kristin Baker, MD, […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 8-30-21

    NCMS Morning Rounds 8-30-21

    Happy Monday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. August 30, 2021 Legislative Update We’re still in the budget negotiation process. As mentioned previously, the House and Senate named their conferees—point people […]

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  • Political Pulse for August 27, 2021

    It was a week of slow-moving negotiations on the budget process and of faster action on several healthcare-related bills. NCMS Director of Legislative Relations, Sue Ann Forrest, MPA, shares her […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 8-23-21

    NCMS Morning Rounds 8-23-21

    Happy Monday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. August 23, 2021 Legislative Update This week budget conferees were named and will continue their negotiations over a state spending plan in the […]

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  • House Budget Summary

    House Budget Summary

    A summary of the portions of the House budget released last week follows below. Additional information about the full budget will be provided at a later date.    Department of […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 8-9-21

    NCMS Morning Rounds 8-9-21

    Happy Monday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. August 9, 2021 NCMS Legislative Update Last week, in a unanimous vote, HB96, Pharmacist Approved Public Health Needs, moved through Senate Rules and […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 8-5-21

    NCMS Morning Rounds 8-5-21

    Happy Thursday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. August 5, 2021 NC Commission for the Blind Call for Nominees The NCMS has an opportunity to appoint a new member to the […]

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