Legislative News

PASA Government Affairs Report Winter 2016

July Legislative Report from Milliron and Goodman

2-26-16 PASA Position Statement to PA Insurance Department Regarding Balanced Billing

December 11, 2015 PASA Letter to Secretary Murphy Regarding Length of Stay

Milliron & Goodman Legislative Update presented at October 2015 Annual Meeting

ASFs Would Be Taxed Under New Governor Wolf Budget (4/6/15)

Details Concerning the Most Recent Approval from DOH of PASA's Request for an Expedited Exception for Propofol

Bill Analysis

HB 294

HB 274

PASA Connects with Legislators  

Representatives Kaufer and Boback Visit The Renaissance Center for Plastic Surgery
L – R  Representative Aaron Kaufer, 120th District; Susan Collini, RT(R), RDMS, RDCS, CASC (Administrative & Facility Director);  Representative Karen Boback, PhD, 117th District; Ayleen Landon, BSN (Director of Nursing).


PASA President-Elect John Gleason, at right, attended a reception for Senator Richard Alloway, at left, in June.


PASA’s Government Affairs Chairman John Gleason, at right, attended an event for the Senate President Pro Temp Joe Scarnati (R-25) at our lobbyist's office in April. John discussed issues facing our industry, including our opposition to being singled out for Governor Wolf’s expansion of the sales tax and also our opposition to any changes in the law pertaining to physician ownership of our surgery centers. Senator Scarnati expressed his support for our position on both of these issues.

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Representative Fabrizio (D-Erie) and PASA Vice President Susan Collini. Rep. Fabrizio is the Democratic Chair of the House Health Committee.


Representative Matt Baker is on the left and John Gleason, PASA President-Elect, is on the right. Rep. Baker is the Majority Chairman of the House Health Committee.

PASA Legislative Issues - Get Involved!

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PASA Talking Points (PDF): Physician Self Referral & Certificate of Need (CON)
PASA Position Statement (PDF): Certificate of Need and Self Referral
Suggested Letter (Word) to State House and Senate Members in Your Area

Rep. Matt Baker (R-Tioga): Chairman of House Health Committee
Rep. Flo Fabrizio (D-Erie): Democratic Minority Chairman, House Health Committee
House Health Committee Members
Senator Patricia Vance (R-Cumberland): Chair, Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee
Senator Shirley Kitchen (D-Philadelphia): Democratic Chair, Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee
Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee
All Members of the Pennsylvania Senate
All Members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives

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