Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Public Policy"
February 12, 2018
The spending bill includes several measures to expand access to health care services.
January 29, 2018
The briefing, sponsored by MJFF and Parkinson's Foundation, featured panelists who educated lawmakers on Parkinson's-specific issues.
January 23, 2018
The RAISE Family Caregivers Act will support the estimated 40 million care partners across the county through education and more resources.
January 20, 2018
Because government policies and programs play a significant role in furthering research and helping people access care, you may be wondering how the shutdown will affect the Parkinson's community.
January 19, 2018
30 organizations, including MJFF, ran an ad in Roll Call addressing a policy that limits access to physical, occupational and speech therapy through Medicare.
December 19, 2017
Thank you for advocating in 2017.
December 07, 2017
Todd Sherer, PhD, penned an op-ed for 'The Hill' that called out the need for a national plan to fuel PD research and breakthroughs.
November 14, 2017
PD community advocacy efforts helped safeguard Parkinson's research at the Department of Defense.
November 07, 2017
Learn how the recently introduced tax reform bill could impact the Parkinson's community.
November 06, 2017
The RAISE Family Caregivers Act is moving through Congress to create a strategy that better supports caregivers. Contact your lawmakers to express your support.