Events Calendar

Announcements

Medical and Nursing Community of Montana Unites to Urge Vaccination, Masking as COVID-19 Cases Rise Statewide:

Montana medical and nursing organizations representing thousands of health care practitioners across the state united to urge Montanans to protect themselves and their communities by getting vaccinated and wearing a mask as COVID-19 cases continue to r  
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MMA Files Suit to Protect Montana Physician Offices, Fight for the Safety of Patients:

The Montana Medical Association along with other organizations and individuals, filed suit in Missoula Federal District Court on September 22, 2021, challenging House Bill 702 as it applies to Montana’s physicians and hospitals.

 
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Montana Medical Association Selects Leadership for 2021/2022:

The Montana Medical Association (MMA) announced today that its Board of Trustees has selected a new slate of officers to lead the Association through September 2022, with Carley C. Robertson, M.D., a general practice physician from Havre, taking the he  
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MMA Issues Statement Following DPHHS Report on Fatal Overdoses in Recent Weeks :

HELENA – The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, issued a press release on a high number of fatal overdoses across Montana over the last two weeks. The Montana Medical Association (MMA) today r  
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MMA Statement on Preliminary Injunction Granted in HB 702 Litigation:

Today, in Missoula District Court, a preliminary injunction was granted in the Montana Medical Association’s ongoing litigation against House Bill 702 to the extent it applies to all facilities and providers subject to the Centers for Medicare an  
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Advocates for Advancement

The Friends of the MMA were scored on the following high-priority bills: HB 658, HB 555, HB 574, HB 575, HB 564, and SB 11. Click here to see the 2020 Friends of the MMA.



The MMA Board of Trustees considers positions on issues of relevance to Montana's medical community and patient care. Below you will find the Association's positions on current issues. 

Medicaid Expansion- Adopted February 23, 2019

Criminalization of Medicine- Adopted February 23, 2019

Independent Practice - Adopted March 10, 2018

Transparency - Adopted September 23, 2017

Mandating Medical Practice and Education - Adopted September 23, 2017

Addressing Medical Education and Primary Care Workforce Shortage - Adopted March 12, 2016

Veterans Care - Adopted March 12, 2016

Termination of the Physician-Patient Relationship - Adopted December 14, 2015

Expansion of Health Insurance Coverage - Adopted September 13, 2014

Pharmacist Prescribed Immunizations - Adopted September 13, 2014

Expansion of Scope of Practice by Professional Licensing Boards - Adopted September 7, 2012

MMA's Representation of All Physicians - Adopted September 7, 2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home - Adopted September 7, 2012

Medical Marijuana - Adopted September 11, 2010

Health System Reform - Adopted September 12, 2009

Physician-Assisted Suicide - Adopted February 21, 2009

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