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Updated Requirements for Medical Assistants in South Dakota

Under South Dakota law, medical assistants are governed jointly by the Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners and the Board of Nursing. Medical assistants must meet the requirements and register with the South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners … Continue reading

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Continued Support of CARE in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy

The AAMA works to promote health care personnel standards as a guarantee that patients receive quality care from properly trained professionals. Our ongoing support for the Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence (CARE) in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy bill reflects … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Health Care Law Reviewed by Supreme Court

The United States Supreme Court last week (March 26-28) heard oral arguments in cases challenging the constitutionality of President Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the Act). I have read some of the lower court decisions, briefs submitted by … Continue reading

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