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WELCOME TO THE PENNSYLVANIA CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION! 

YOUR PCA is working for you in Harrisburg and on Capitol Hill!

The Time for Medicare Parity is NOW

Ask Congress to support H.R. 3654, the Chiropractic Medicare Coverage Modernization Act of 2019

Survey Finds Fragmented System Impedes Health Care in the U.S.

By Edward Nielsen | December 12, 2019

THE U.S. HEALTH CARE system is so fragmented that primary care doctors struggle to coordinate patient care as frequently as providers in other high-income countries, a new survey says. READ MORE HERE

ACA Launches Website to Enhance Public Understanding of Chiropractic

By Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association | December 12, 2019

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) has launched a new website to educate the public about non-drug pain relief and the chiropractic profession’s holistic approach to health and improved function. HandsDownBetter.org is a resource for those who seek alternatives to pain medications and surgery for common musculoskeletal conditions such as back pain, neck pain, joint pain…

OIG expects to recover $5.9B in fraud investigations, doubling last year’s haul

By Edward Nielsen | December 3, 2019

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) recovered $5.9 billion from fraud investigations during fiscal year 2019, according to a semiannual report (PDF) to Congress released Monday. READ MORE HERE

Physician depression linked to medical errors, new study finds

By Edward Nielsen | December 2, 2019

Physicians who have symptoms of depression are at a greater risk of making medical errors, according to a new study. READ MORE HERE

Pennsylvania takes another step toward launching state-based insurance exchange

By Edward Nielsen | November 27, 2019

Pennsylvania is one step closer to launching its own health insurance exchange.  READ MORE HERE

CMS releases proposed and final rules to make hospitals and insurers post prices, cost-sharing information

By Edward Nielsen | November 15, 2019

The Trump administration released a final rule to require hospitals to publish payer-negotiated prices and a proposal to mandate insurers post online real-time cost-sharing information.  READ MORE HERE

READ: The Discovery, Development and Current Status of the Chiropractic Profession

By Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association | November 13, 2019

Register for the Upcoming DC & CA Webinar Series as part of your Member Benefits

By Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association | October 31, 2019

Building communication outreach to consumers, community and colleagues.

Trick or Treat! Chiropractic at the World Series

By Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association | October 31, 2019

Max Scherzer, professional baseball player and pitcher for the brand-new 2019 World Series Champions, The Washington Nationals, had to sit Game 5 of the play-offs out just a few days earlier due to nerve irritation near his neck. After an integrated healthcare team approach, including a few chiropractic adjustments, Scherzer was given the go ahead…

New UHC Benefit for Low Back Pain Helps Reduce Invasive Procedures and Address the Opioid Epidemic

By Edward Nielsen | October 31, 2019

By encouraging people with low back pain to access physical therapy or chiropractic care, the benefit design is expected to reduce the number of imaging tests, spinal surgeries and opioid prescriptions READ MORE HERE

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