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Act Now: Ask Congress to Vote YES on 21st Century Cures

act now: ask congress to vote yes on 21st century cures

Act Now: Ask Congress to Vote YES on 21st Century Cures

 

Ask Congress to Vote YES on 21st Century Cures (HR 6) for the floor vote

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Contact your state legislator to pass SB 415 AAC Dispensation and Coverage of a Prescribed Drug During Appeals

contact your state legislator to pass sb 415 aac dispensation and coverage of a prescribed drug during appeals

Action Alert - SB 415 AAC Coverage of Prescribed Drug for Chronic Disease during Appeals

 

Contact your state legislators to pass SB 415, An Act Concerning Dispensation and Coverage of a Prescribed Drug for a Chronic Disease During Certain Adverse Determination Reviews. This will provide access to medications during insurance appeals.

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Please contact your state legislators to pass SB 290, An Act Concerning Patient-Designated Caregivers

please contact your state legislators to pass sb 290, an act concerning patient-designated caregivers

CTN - Action Alert for SB 290, AAC Patient-Designated Caregivers

 

Contact your state legislators to pass SB 290, An Act Concerning Patient-Designated Caregivers which supports family caregivers when a loved one is hospitalized.

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Please contact your legislators to support SB 418, An Act Concerning Off-Label Prescriptions

please contact your legislators to support sb 418, an act concerning off-label prescriptions

CTN-Action Alert for SB 418 AAC Off-Label Prescriptions

 

Please urge your state legislators to pass SB 418, An Act Concerning Off-Label Prescription Drugs.

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Support FY2016 MS CDMRP; OPPOSE McCain Amendment

support fy2016 ms cdmrp; oppose mccain amendment

Oppose McCain Amendment

 

Request U.S. Senators to oppose McCain amendment eliminating DOD Medical Research Programs in Fiscal Year 2016.

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PA Medicaid Expansion Call Alert

pa medicaid expansion call alert

PA Medicaid Call Alert

 

Call alert to PA house and senate members urging support of Medicaid expansion.

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Personal Assistance Services Programs - Call Alert

personal assistance services programs - call alert

Personal Assistance Services Programs - Call Alert

 

The legislation would make important changes to the Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP) to give people more control over their health needs.

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Thank You for supporting MS Research in DoD Budget

thank you for supporting ms research in dod budget

Thank you alert re:CDMRP amendment, 6/19

 

MS Activists asked to contact US Congressional rep. re: CDMRP amendment, following vote on 6/18

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Support MS Activists On Capitol Hill

support ms activists on capitol hill

2014 Public Policy Conference Alert

 

MS activists reinforce the message of activists on Capitol Hill during the 2014 Public Policy Conference.

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2014 Redesign Test 1

2014 redesign test 1

2014 Redesign Test 1

 

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2014 Redesign Test 2

2014 redesign test 2

2014 Redesign Test 2

 

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Pledge Your Support to the ADA!

pledge your support to the ada!

2015 ADA Pledge

 

A pledge to support full compliance of the ADA.

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Act Now: Urge Your Representative to Cosponsor The Adult Day Center Enhancement Act

act now: urge your representative to cosponsor the adult day center enhancement act

Act Now: Urge Your Representative to Cosponsor The Adult Day Center Enhancement Act

 

The Adult Day Center Enhancement Act will provide grants to adult day programs providing life enhancing services like rehabilitation therapy and social supports to people with neurological conditions or diseases including MS.

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Action Needed: Urge Congress to Accelerate MS Research

action needed: urge congress to accelerate ms research

Action Needed: Urge Congress to Accelerate MS Research

 

The Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act (S. 849/H.R. 292) will guide the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in tracking the incidence and prevalence of neurological diseases, including multiple sclerosis.

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Action Needed: Urge Your U.S. Senators to Accelerate MS Research

action needed: urge your u.s. senators to accelerate ms research

Action Needed: Urge Your U.S. Senators to Accelerate MS Research

 

The Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act, S.849, will guide the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in tracking the incidence and prevalence of neurological diseases, including multiple sclerosis. The information collected will provide

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Support SB 186, An Act Concerning Prescription Drug Coverage During Adverse Determination

support sb 186, an act concerning prescription drug coverage during adverse determination

Adverse Determination Rx Coverage

 

Please urge your state representative to pass SB 186, An Act Concerning Dispensation and Insurance Coverage of a Prescribed Drug During Review of an Adverse Determination or a Final Adverse Determination.

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Ask Congress to Fund MS Research from Pipeline to Approval

ask congress to fund ms research from pipeline to approval

Ask Congress to Fund MS Research from Pipeline to Approval

 

Urging Members of Congress to complete action on the Fiscal Year 2015 budget during the 2014 lame duck session and invest in the long-term future of agencies and programs important to the MS community. This includes the NIH, CDMRP, and FDA.

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Ask Your Senators to Support MS Research

ask your senators to support ms research

CDMRP Senate FY 2015 Dear Colleague

 

Email your U.S. Senators and ask them to sign on to a letter led by Senator Whitehouse (RI) supporting $10 million for the MS Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) in Fiscal Year 2015.

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National MS Society, Colorado-Wyoming Chapter - SB200

national ms society, colorado-wyoming chapter - sb200

COC - SB200

 

SB 11-200 Colorado Health Benefits Exchange

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Urge Your Senators to Support the Disability Rights Treaty

urge your senators to support the disability rights treaty

CRPD Alert - General

 

MS activists urge all Senators to support the CRPD.

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Call your Illinois Senators to Support an MS License Plate (HB6003)

call your illinois senators to support an ms license plate (hb6003)

Call alert to MS Activists for HB6003

 

This is a call alert for Illinois MS Activists to contact their state Senators and immediately ask them to co-sponsor HB6003, establishing an MS Assistance License Plate in Illinois.

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Call the Governor to Sign SB3309 into Law

call the governor to sign sb3309 into law

Call alert to MS Activists for SB3309

 

This is a call alert for all MS Activists to contact Governor Quinn and immediately ask them to sign this bill into law. SB3309 will remove barriers to accessible parking for people with MS and other disabilities.

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Call your Representative to Vote Yes to SB3309

call your representative to vote yes to sb3309

Call alert to MS Activists for SB3309

 

This is a call alert for all MS Activists to contact their representatives and immediately ask them to vote yes for SB3309, removing barriers to accessible parking bill.

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MS Awareness Week

ms awareness week

Call legislators to thank them for approving MSAW

 

message to MS Activists to call their legislators and thank them for supporting the MS Awareness Week; also offer themselves as a resource as someone living with MS in Illinois if they need information

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Cigarette Tax Bill Goes Back to the House

cigarette tax bill goes back to the house

Cig Tax alert 4-16-10

 

Alert asking activists to contact house members to support $.50

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Urge Congress to Ensure Access to Quality Rehabilitation Technology

urge congress to ensure access to quality rehabilitation technology

Complex Rehab Technology Bill Alert

 

MS activists urge all members of Congress to cosponsor and pass the CRT bill.

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Cosponsor the Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act (S. 1013)

cosponsor the ensuring access to quality complex rehabilitation technology act (s. 1013)

Cosponsor the Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act (S. 1013)

 

Help cosponsor and pass S.1013 Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act

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Tell Congress: We need health care that works

tell congress: we need health care that works

HOM-FY09-05-May Advocacy

 

May Advocacy alert

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Tell Congress: Please Address the Health Care Crisis

tell congress: please address the health care crisis

HOM-FY09-08-August Advocacy

 

August Advocacy alert

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Include 50 Additional Slots for CHCPAD in the Final FY 15 Budget

include 50 additional slots for chcpad in the final fy 15 budget

Include 50 add'l CHCPAD slots in FY 15 budget

 

The proposed budget for FY '15 is facing cuts and we need to make sure that the 50 new slots for the Connecticut Home Care Program for Adults with Disabilities are included in the final budget.

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Urge Your U.S. Representative to Support the MS Awareness Week Resolution

urge your u.s. representative to support the ms awareness week resolution

MSAW 2014 Alert

 

MS activists urge their U.S. Representative to cosponsor the MS Awareness Week resolution.

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Urge Congress to Support MS Research and Treatment Funding in FY 2015

urge congress to support ms research and treatment funding in fy 2015

NIH-CDMRP-FDA FY 2015 Funding Alert

 

MS activists urge Congress to support the NIH, CDMRP and FDA.

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Need for Improved Accessibility of Federal Facilities

need for improved accessibility of federal facilities

Need for Improved Accessibility of Federal Facilities

 

MS activists urge members to support resolutions recognizing the need for improved accessibility of federal facilities

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Support SB 208, An Act Concerning Pharmacy Rewards Programs and Protected Health Information

support sb 208, an act concerning pharmacy rewards programs and protected health information

Pharmacy Rewards Programs Action Alert

 

Show your support during the current legislative session by passing SB 208, an Act Concerning Pharmacy Rewards Programs and Protected Health Information.

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Please ratify the Disability Treaty

please ratify the disability treaty

Please ratify the Disability Treaty

 

The US Senate is close to ratifying the Disability Treaty, but time is running out. Help ensure that all people living with disabilities have increased independence to continue to work, serve, study, live or travel abroad!

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Contact your state legislator to ensure that NMSS priorities remain in the 2013 Budget!

contact your state legislator to ensure that nmss priorities remain in the 2013 budget!

Pre-Budget Action Alert

 

Prior to 2013 Appropriations Committee voting on the state Budget, contact your legislators and urge them to keep important CT Chapter issues in the Budget!

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Protect Access to Complex Rehabilitation Technology

protect access to complex rehabilitation technology

Protect Access to Complex Rehabilitation Technology

 

Help cosponsor and pass HR 1516 the Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act

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Home Accessibility Incentive

home accessibility incentive

Push for Home Accessibility Incentive Co-sponsors

 

Call for co-sponsors associated with World MS Day Push for Home Accessibility Incentive

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Repeal the Medicare Therapy Cap in the SGR

repeal the medicare therapy cap in the sgr

Repeal the Medicare Therapy Cap in the SGR

 

MS Activists Urge Congress to Maintain Medicare Therapy Cap Exceptions

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Senate Action on Medicaid Expansion

senate action on medicaid expansion

Senate Passage of Medicaid Expansion

 

Final push to get Senators to support HB4714 to approve Medicaid expansion to 133%FPL

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Support SB 394, An Act Concerning the Requirements for Insurers' Use of Step Therapy

support sb 394, an act concerning the requirements for insurers' use of step therapy

Step Therapy Action Alert

 

Contact your legislators and urge them to support SB 394, An Act Concerning the Requirements for Insurers' Use of Step Therapy.

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Support HR 292 and the 21st Century Cures Bill

support hr 292 and the 21st century cures bill

Support HR 292 and the 21st Century Cures Bill

 

Alert to the US House Reps to support HR 292 and the 21st Century Cures Bill

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Support MS Activists on Capitol Hill

support ms activists on capitol hill

Support MS Activists on Capitol Hill

 

MS activists reinforce the message of activists on Capitol Hill during the 2015 Public Policy Conference.

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Contact your state legislators and urge them to support additional 50 slots in CHCPAD!

contact your state legislators and urge them to support additional 50 slots in chcpad!

Support for add'l 50 CHCPAD slots

 

Contact your legislators and urge them to support 50 additional slots in the Connecticut Home Care Program for Adults with Disabilities!

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Support the MS Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program in HR 2865

support the ms congressionally directed medical research program in hr 2865

Support the MS Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program in HR 2865

 

Pass the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2016 (HR 2865) with $6 million for the MS CDMRP

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The Community Calls Campaign!

the community calls campaign!

The Community Calls Campaign!

 

Call your state legislators on February 17th and 18th and ask them to actively support budget amendments that protect home and community based care health care.

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Urge All U.S. Senators to Provide $10 Million for the MS CDMRP

urge all u.s. senators to provide $10 million for the ms cdmrp

Urge All U.S. Senators to Provide $10 Million for the MS CDMRP

 

The U.S. House of Representatives recently approved a historic doubling of funding to $10 million through the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP). Email your U.S. Senators today and urge them to also make this $10 million investment.

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Urge Congress to Repeal Medicare Therapy Caps

urge congress to repeal medicare therapy caps

Urge Congress to Repeal Medicare Therapy Caps

 

Urge your representatives Congress to end the Medicare therapy cap on rehabilitative services. These services include occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech-language pathology that could affect the 25% of individuals living with MS.

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Urge Congress to Support MS Research

urge congress to support ms research

Urge Congress to Support MS Research

 

Asking U.S. Reps to sign onto the MS CDMRP House Dear Colleague

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