Should the CDC Be Allowed to Publicly Identify Hospitals With Infectious Outbreaks?
The CDC is barred from alerting the public about hospitals with infectious outbreaks. Officials say this ensures cooperation from hospitals, but some would like more transparency. Are you for or against the CDC identifying hospitals with outbreaks?

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Are you aware of legal responsibilities with patients with disabilities? Let us know your opinion
Has your practice acquired equipment or made other accommodations to prepare your clinic for patients with disabilities?

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Should Older Doctors Be Tested for Cognitive Impairment?
As a condition for recredentialing, some hospitals require doctors ≥70 years to be screened for cognitive decline. Some think this will make patients safer, but others find it discriminatory. Are you for or against mandatory screening for older doctors?

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Are opioids being misused? Let us know your opinion
Have any of your patients with severe chronic pain been negatively affected by these guidelines?

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Should Children Learn About Vaccination in School?
A teen who got vaccinated against his mother's wishes recently testified before Congress about his experience. If schools teach kids about vaccination, they may be better able to make this decision. Are you for or against schools teaching about vaccines?

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Should Nonproft Hospitals Conduct Wealth Screenings for Fundraising Purposes?
Nonprofit hospitals are using wealth screenings to identify patients who could possibly donate money. While this mode of fundraising is effective, it can make staff and patients uncomfortable. Are you for or against hospitals conducting wealth screenings?

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Should Doctors Be Investigated When Patients Fatally Overdose?
The Death Certificate Project was initiated in California to cut down on negligent opioid prescribing but has led many doctors to stop prescribing opioids altogether. Are you for or against investigating doctors whose patients have fatally overdosed?

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Will Narrow Health Insurance Networks Ultimately Cost Patients More Money?
The emergence of health plans with narrower provider networks has led to a more competitive marketplace, but the inclusion of fewer providers often results in high out-of-network costs. Are you for or against health plans with narrower provider networks?

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Should Doctors Speak to Immigrant Patients About the Proposed "Public Charge" Rule?
The Trump administration is considering a policy that would allow a "public charge" determination based on an immigrant's use of Medicaid or Medicare. Are you for or against discussing the rule with patients?

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Should US hospitals seek out international patients?
Many US hospitals seek out international patients who are able to pay for care not available in their home countries, but some argue that they take up beds that should go to local patients. Are you for or against US hospitals seeking out foreign patients?

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