Should Nurse Practitioners Be Given Practice Autonomy?
California has passed a law granting practice autonomy to nurse practitioners after working under a doctor for 3 years. This may expand access to care, but some worry it will harm patients. Are you for or against allowing NPs to practice independently?

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Should Medical Journals Remain Nonpartisan?
An editorial in The New England Journal of Medicine has condemned President Trump for his response to COVID-19. Some praised the article, but others say NEJM has compromised their reputation. Are you for or against medical journals remaining nonpartisan?

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Should Vaccines Be Mandatory for All Healthcare Providers?
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America is calling for all healthcare providers to be vaccinated as a condition of employment, but some feel they should be able to refuse. Are you for or against requiring all providers to be vaccinated?

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Should the US Import Drugs From Canada?
In a few weeks, the US may allow states to import drugs from Canada. While the plan aims to expand access to lower-cost drugs, the drug industry says it is unsafe and will disrupt the US supply chain. Are you for or against importing drugs from Canada?

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Should Physicians Only Post Professional Content on Their Private Social Media Accounts?
A recently retracted study called out young female physicians for posting provocative photos online, but many feel it is unfair to scrutinize their private lives. Are you for or against physicians only posting professional content on social media?

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Should Pharmacists Be Allowed to Administer Childhood Vaccines?
HHS recently authorized pharmacists to administer childhood vaccines. Many believe this action will increase access to vaccines, but the AAP disapproves. Are you for or against allowing pharmacists to give childhood vaccines?

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Should the MCAT Requirement Be Waived for 2021 Medical School Admissions?
The ACP is encouraging medical schools to waive the MCAT requirement for 2021 admissions due to COVID-19. Conversely, the AAMC issued a letter stating that it is only fair to continue requiring the MCAT. Are you for or against waiving the MCAT in 2021?

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Should Doctors Write Medical Exemptions for Wearing Face Masks in Public?
Due to increased mask mandates, doctors are receiving more requests for medical exemptions. Some claim they cannot wear a mask due to anxiety or lack of oxygen, but experts say these excuses are invalid. Are you for or against granting mask exemptions?

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Should Family Visitation Be Resumed at Nursing Homes?
Are you for or against mandatory family visitation policies in nursing homes and assisted living facilities?

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Should health workers confront patients who they suspect of abusing their partners?
Addressing domestic violence in practice can be controversial, as intervening with patients who are abusive may endanger their partners. Are you for or against addressing potential perpertrators of domestic violence in clinical practice?

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