Take an active role in helping to solve the health care crisis! Educate yourself about current issues facing the industry, and ask your state and federal representatives to ensure adequate funding for health care providers in Washington State.
Write to your legislators. Your letters count! Let your legislators know how you feel about health care decisions. After all, legislators rely on constituent input in order to be effective. Please visit our "Call to Action" section above (when applicable) to find template letters addressing current legislative concerns.
You can also click here to read the American Medical Association’s publication, “A Guide to Communicating with Members of Congress.”
Click here for contact information for federal representatives.
Click here for contact information for state representatives.
For more information on the work OMC is doing on Legislative Advocacy, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Advocacy Resources:
American Hospital Association's "Coalition to Protect America's Health Care".
American Medical Association's (AMA) "Patient Action Network".
Resources on this topic are also found at the AMA’s main website, www.ama-assn.org and at the Washington State Hospital Association’s (WSHA) website, www.wsha.org.