Advocacy is important because legislators depend on subject matter experts, like you, to create effective policy and legislation. Because health care policy touches everyone, regardless of age, gender, or political leanings, it is critical that physicians are engaged and can educate legislators on the unseen effects of their proposed policies.
How can you get involved?
- Become a member of MedChi’s Legislative Council so that your voice is heard.
- Donate to the Maryland Medical Political Action Committee to support legislators who prioritize health care. For more information, you can click here.
- Contact your legislators about the issues that matter most to you and your patients. Visit the Legislative Center here.
Below you will find a list of commonly used advocacy resources relevant to the 2019 Session: