Opposing Legislative Practice of Medicine
With growing concern about unprecedented legislative efforts to dictate medical care from statehouses, most recently with regard to women's health services, the National Physicians Alliance has adopted the policy resolution described in the box below.
To date, legislators have introduced 944 provisions related to reproductive health and rights in 45 of the 46 legislatures that have convened this year. Fully half of these provisions would restrict abortion.*
If you agree that treatment decisions should be made by doctors and patients, rather than by state legislators, we need your voice. Please support this resolution by adding your name below and forwarding widely. We will be strongest with multiple signatures from each of the 50 states.