NMA Issues Medicare Letter To Congressional Super Committee

African American Black woman shaking doctors hand(BlackDoctor.org) — As physicians, our goal is to advocate for policies that improve, not impede, access to lifesaving therapies, and to do all we can to help patients understand that not taking their medicines as directed is a ‘lose-lose’ proposition for all of us, since decreased medication adherence is likely to lead to increased morbidity and disability, and increased costs down the road for payers and patients alike.