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2011 HOD Meeting Materials and Resolutions

Final Actions: Reference Committee A–Health Insurance Coverage and Access

Resolution 101 – Supporting Requirement of Health Consultations for the Interpretation of Medically Relevant Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Tests

Resolution 102 – Health Care Provider Taxes

Resolution 103 – Wisconsin Medical Society Patient Safety Policy Amendment: Withdrawn by Author

Resolution 104 – Concussion Management in Youth Sports in Wisconsin

Resolution 105 – Electronic Health Records

Resolution 106 – Health Care Courts

Resolution 107 – Health Insurance Mandates

Resolution 108 – Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund

Resolution 109 – Supporting School Counselor Training in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Issues to Foster a Positive School Climate

Resolution 110 – Amending Policy to be More Inclusive to Gender and Sexual Identity and Orientation

Resolution 111 – Disclosure of Facility Fees to Prospective Patients

Board Report A-1 – Principle Statement Regarding Utilization of MA Resources

Board Report A-2 – 5-Year Policy Review

Late Board Report AA-4

Final Actions: Reference Committee B — Quality/Clinical Outcomes

Resolution 201 – Reducing Current Maximum Legal Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) for Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) From 0.08 BAC to 0.05 BAC or Lower for All Drivers

Resolution 202 – Advocacy for Medicare/Medicaid Coverage of Multi-Use Technology Platforms for Augmentative and Alternative Communication Devices

Resolution 203 – Clinical Effectiveness Research

Resolution 204 – Success of the North Carolina Patient Center Medical Home

Resolution 205 – Requiring Diversity Competency Training in Medical School and Residency Programs

Board Report B-1 Resolution 26: Supporting Policies to Phase-Out Emissions from Coal Plants and Avoid Risk of Groundwater Contamination from Coal Ash

Board Report B-2 2009 Resolution 18: Definition of Disruptive Clinical Behavior

Board Report B-3 5-Year Policy Review

Late Board Report BB-1 and BB-2

Final Actions: Reference Committee C — Organization and Finance

Resolution 301 – Prohibiting Wisconsin Medical Society Political Endorsements

Resolution 302 – No Confidence Vote AMA Leadership

Resolution 303 – Department of Regulation and Licensing Review

Resolution 304 – County Medical Society Liaisons

Resolution 305 – Resolution Filing Deadline

Resolution 306 – Extending Membership to Medical Students in Dual-Degree Programs and Other Approved Sabbaticals

Board Report C-1 2010 Budget with Attachment 1

Board Report C-3 Ad Hoc Committee on Nominating Committee

House of Delegates Action Report C-2 Constitutional Amendment Proposal

Late Board Report CC-1

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