Federal

Legislative developments on the federal level

  • HB 1105 – Coronavirus Relief Bill 3.0

    HB 1105 – Coronavirus Relief Bill Some key provisions include the following: $25 million – North Carolina Medical Society Foundation to ensure access to medical care for citizens by distributing […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 8-28-20

    NCMS Morning Rounds 8-28-20

    It’s Friday and time for the week’s final NCMS Morning Rounds. August 28, 2020 First, a little something to brighten your Friday! Click below to start your day with this […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 8-12-20

    NCMS Morning Rounds 8-12-20

    Halfway through the week. Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds!   August 12, 2020 NCMS Urges Congressional Action on Surprise Billing NCMS Executive Vice President and CEO Robert W. Seligson, MBA, […]

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  • SB 808 – Medicaid Funding Act

    SB 808 – Medicaid Funding Act Primary Sponsors: Sen. Harry Brown (R-Onslow), Sen. Kathy Harrington (R-Gaston), Sen. Brent Jackson (R-Sampson) *This bill was introduced as a PCS in the House […]

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  • NCMS Morning Rounds 6-12-20

    NCMS Morning Rounds 6-12-20

    Happy Friday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds.   June 12, 2020 Practice Reopening Considerations As practices throughout the state encourage patients to once again seek care for non-emergent issues and […]

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  • NCGA House Finance Committee

    NCGA House Finance Committee

    The North Carolina General Assembly House Finance Committee met on Tuesday, April 28 at 1:00pm. The Committee considered the two bills that were approved by the House COVID-19 Economic Support […]

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  • AMA Summary of the CARES Act

    AMA Summary of the CARES Act

    AMA Summary of Selected Provisions in H.R. 748 CARES Act 3-30-20 *This summary was provided by the American Medical Association.

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  • CARES Act Summary from Smith Anderson

    *The following summary of the CARES Act is provided by NCMS outside counsel, Smith Anderson. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act” or the “Act”), which […]

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  • House COVID-19 Economic Support Committee

    House COVID-19 Economic Support Committee

    The House COVID-19 Economic Support Working Group met on March 31, 2019. Governor’s Staff Update Lee Lilly, Legislative Director for Governor Roy Cooper provided the Committee with a broad overview […]

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  • Families First Coronavirus Response Act Summary

    Congress Passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act Congress passed emergency legislation to address the coronavirus (“COVID-19”) crisis gripping the nation.  The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“COVID-19 Response Act”) […]

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