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LSMS and Other Groups Urge Congress to Support Healthcare Providers

April 16, 2020

LSMS and Other Groups Urge Congress to Support Healthcare Providers

Louisiana State Medical Society (LSMS) continues to work with national organizations and Congressional leaders to have physician and medical practice sustaining provisions included in additional stimulus packages being considered in Congress. LSMS specifically asked that legislation include support that will sustain physicians and their practices during this unprecedented national emergency through tax relief, no-interest loans, direct payments, payment for virtual visits including phone calls, and other measures.

To read the full letter to Congressional leaders, please click here.

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