Action Reports

06/20/2019

HB 4449 Passes House Insurance Committee!

THANK YOU for Your Efforts! This Important MAC-Developed Legislation Now Moves to the House Ways and Means Committee for Consideration

06/17/2019

This is a Critical Time for Our Bill, HB 4449!

The Insurance Industry is Out in Full Force Against Us, So We Need a Strong Grassroots Effort to Ensure This MAC-Developed Pro-Chiropractic Legislation Passes the Michigan House!

06/06/2019

Navigating the Chaos: The New No-Fault Legislation (c)

CPAN's Legal Team Analysis of Public Acts 21 and 22

06/04/2019

Governor Whitmer Signs Historic Dismantling of Michigan’s Model Auto No-Fault Statute Into Law

MAC Legal Team and Our Partners at CPAN Continue to Carefully Review and Analyze the New Law; Stay Tuned for News on Legal, Legislative, Administrative, Media, and Grassroots Advocacy Strategies Movin

06/03/2019

MAC Veterans Task Force: An Update

Still Have Outstanding Health Net Claims? Veterans Choice Program Officially Ends – and New Veterans Community Care Program Begins – June 6th

06/03/2019

Mandated Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect Can Now Use Online System

More Info About the Michigan Online Reporting System and Who is a Mandated Reporter Can Be Found at www.michigan.gov/mandatedreporter

06/03/2019

Research: Chiropractic Tied to Major Reduction in Opioid Prescriptions

Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review Shows Patients That Visited a Chiropractor 49% Less Likely to Receive an Opioid Prescription

06/03/2019

FAQ: What’s the Difference Between a “Psychiatric Service Dog” and an “Emotional Support” Animal?

Service Dogs Allowed in Public Places Under ADA; Emotional Support Animals Are Not

05/15/2019

Auto No-Fault Talking Points Now Available!

CALL YOUR LAWMAKERS TODAY!

05/15/2019

Were You In Kalamazoo for the MAC Spring Convention?

Spring Convention Award Winners

05/15/2019

Study Ranks Michigan’s Healthiest Counties – From Ottawa to Wayne

How Healthy is Your County? See the Rankings at www.countyhealthranking.org

05/15/2019

An Update on “Locum Tenens” Physicians

Fee-for-Time Compensation & Reciprocal Billing Arrangements (formerly locum tenens)

05/15/2019

A Closer Look at… the Americans with Disabilities Act

Must a Chiropractor’s Office Provide a Sign Language Interpreter for Deaf Patients? Short Answer: Yes

05/08/2019

Radically Dangerous No-Fault “Reform” Bill Passes Michigan Senate!

MAC and Our No-Fault Partner CPAN Closely Monitoring the Bill as It Moves Through the Legislative Process – Contact Your State Representative TODAY!

04/09/2019

State of Michigan Issues “Joint Guidance” on CBD

Many Questions Remain Unanswered

04/09/2019

Nonopioid Directive Form Allows Patients to Notify Health Professionals They Don’t Want Opioids

Let Your Patients Know About This Important Tool to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

04/09/2019

MAC Sneaker Drive: A Win-Win for You and Your Patients!

Raise Your Practice’s Perception in the Public Eye While Patients Give to a Worthy Cause – Fighting World Poverty

04/09/2019

Dedicated Doctors Establish Action Plan for 2019-2020

Eighth MAC Strategic Planning Session a Massive Success!

03/27/2019

A Closer Look At Michigan’s New Mandatory Paid Sick Leave Law

Increase to Minimum Wage Take Effect Friday

03/11/2019

MAC Veterans Task Force Update!

All Initial Claims for Health Net Authorized Services MUST Be Filed By March 26, 2019!

03/05/2019

AmeriProtect Introduces New Individual Health Insurance Option

MAC Members Who Don’t Qualify for Group Health Option Can Now Obtain Individual Health Insurance Through AmeriProtect Program

02/19/2019

Two Recent Court Cases Could Have Enormous Ramifications on Health Care

Ohio Judge Allows Opioid Case to Move Forward, Texas Judge Strikes Down ACA As Unconstitutional

02/19/2019

Current Review of… The Blue Cross Profiling System

Be Sure to Keep Up to Date on this Blue Cross Program!

12/11/2018

MAC Board Supports HR 7157!

"Chiropractic Patients' Freedom of Choice Act of 2018"

10/10/2018

MAC Launches AmeriProtect

MAC, through its wholly-owned subsidiary MichiCare, launches AmeriProtect – Quality Insurance Options for Michigan Chiropractors!
08/29/2018

MAC Board of Directors Recommends “OneGratefulPatient.org”

Innovative Website Collects Chiropractic Patient Success Stories, Shares the Truth About the Power of Chiropractic Care