LOA members met with Louisiana Congressional Representatives to discuss important issues relevant to Orthopaedic surgeons.
- The Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act
- Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act
- Telehealth Modernization Act
Many thanks to Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez for taking the time and interest to advocate on behalf of the AAOS and the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association on some important health policy issues. Dr. Rodriguez hosted an excellent meeting in Baton Rouge on Thursday with elected Congressman Garret Graves in Baton Rouge. He was joined by several of his colleagues including Dr. Carey Winder, Dr. Nick Hatzis, Dr. Kevin Riché, Dr. Tim Bowlin and Jessica Sanches.