American Osteopathic Association

Advancing the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine

2010 House of Delegates Resolutions

The AOA House of Delegates considered the following resolutions during the 2010 Annual Business Meeting held July 13-18, 2010 in Chicago.

Res.

House Resolutions

Submitted By

Reference Committee

H-200

SUNSET - H236-A/05 - Rural Sites - Osteopathic Education in

BOE/CAP

Educational Affairs

H-201

Category 1-A Non-Life Internet Based Continuing Medical Education (CME)

OPSC

Educational Affairs

H-202

Equivalency Policy for Osteopathic Continuous Certification

ACOS

Educational Affairs

H-203

Directors of Medical Education Overseeing Osteopathic Pre- and Post-Graduate Programs

POMA

Educational Affairs

H-204

Autopsies

TOMA

Educational Affairs

H-205

Intensive Care Unit Medical Directors

MAOPS

Educational Affairs

H-206

Availability of Post-Graduate Medical Education Positions

MOA

Educational Affairs

H-207

Recommendations Regarding Admitting MDs into Osteopathic Graduate Medical Education Programs

MESPTF

Educational Affairs

H-300

Retail Medical Clinics in Facilities Selling Tobacco Products

ACOFP

Professional Affairs

H-301

SUNSET - H299-A/05 - Osteopath and Osteopathy - Use of the Terms

BOC/BOHI/JAOA Editorial Board/CPP/BIOMEA/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-302

SUNSET - H230-A/05 - Patient Access in Rural Areas

BOFHP / BSGA / CAP

Professional Affairs

H-303

SUNSET - H231-A/05 - Physician Office Laboratories

BSA/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-304

SUNSET - H232-A/05 - Postgraduate Compensation

COPT/BSA

Professional Affairs

H-306

SUNSET - H237-A/05 - Second Opinion, Surgical Cases

BSA/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-307

SUNSET - H239-A/05 - Specialty Certification, Osteopathic Membership of DOs

BOS/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-308

SUNSET - H245-A/05 - Uniformed Services - Endorsement of Physicians Serving in the Uniformed Services

BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-309

SUNSET - H 247-A/05 - Emergency Medical Services for Children, Support of

BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-310

SUNSET - H248-A/05 - Graduate Medical Education (GME) Funding for Residency Programs Using Volunteer Faculty

BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-311

SUNSET - H249-A/05 Physician Incentives to Underserved Areas

BSA/BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-312

SUNSET-H251-A/05 - Prescription Drugs - Direct Consumer Advertising

BSGA/BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-313

SUNSET - H260-A/05 - Vaccines for Children Program

BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-314

 

 

Professional Affairs 

H-315

SUNSET - H272-A/05 - Vaccine Shortages

BSAPH/BOFHP/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-316

SUNSET - H291-A/05 - Intractable and/or Chronic Non-Malignant Pain

BSGA/BSAPH/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-317

SUNSET - H294-A/05 - Seat Belt Laws - Primary Enforcement

BSGA/CAP

Professional Affairs

H-318

Delay Implementation of E-Prescribing Regulation

IOMA

Professional Affairs

H-319

Cost and Quality Transparency in Health Care

IOMA

Professional Affairs

H-320

AOA Support of Major Legislation

MAOPS

Professional Affairs

H-321

Medicare Balance Billing

MAOPS

Professional Affairs

H-322

Quality Medical Care for the Medicare Population of the U.S.

TOMA

Professional Affairs

H-323

H299-A/05 - Osteopath & Osteopathy - Use of the Terms

AAO

Professional Affairs

H-324

Medicaid Reimbursement Stability

MOA

Professional Affairs

H-325

Medical Malpractice Tort Protection Related to Health Care Reform

MOA

Professional Affairs

H-326

Stillbirth Awareness

MOA

Professional Affairs

H-327

Gratis Medications

OOA

Professional Affairs

H-328

Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances

OOA

Professional Affairs

H-329

AOA Strategic Plan 2011-2013

BOT

Professional Affairs

H-330

Antifreeze Poisoning

IOMS

Professional Affairs

H-400

National Institutes of Health Grants

ACOFP

Public Affairs

H-401

SUNSET - H201-A/05 - Aircraft Emergency Medical Supplies

BOFHP / CAP

Public Affairs

H-402

SUNSET - H202-A/05 Animals in Medical Research

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-403

SUNSET - H204-A/05 - Cancer

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-404

SUNSET - H205-A/05 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Training

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-405

SUNSET - J205-A/05 - Child Abuse and Neglect

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-406

SUNSET - H208-A/05 - Children's Safety Seats

BSGA/CAP

Public Affairs

H-407

SUNSET - H210-A/05 - Death - Right to Die

CPCI/CAP

Public Affairs

H-408

SUNSET - H214-A/05 - Environmental Responsibility - Waste Materials

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-409

SUNSET - H216-A/05 - Firearms - Education for Users

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-410

SUNSET - H217-A/05 - Genetic Manipulation of Food Products - Consumers Right to Know

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-411

SUNSET - H218-A/05 - Condom Usage - Health Education

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-412

SUNSET - H242-A/05 - Support of Literacy Programs

BSAPH / CAP

Public Affairs

H-413

SUNSET - H243-A/05 - Tanning Devices

BSAPH / CAP

Public Affairs

H-414

SUNSET - H244-A/05 - Tobacco Settlement Funds

BOFHP / CAP

Public Affairs

H-415

SUNSET - H250-A/05 - Opioid/Opiate Medication, Long Acting 

BSGA / CAP

Public Affairs

H-416

SUNSET - H267-A/05 - Influenza Vaccine

BSGA/BOFHP/CAP

Public Affairs

H-417

SUNSET - H278-A/05 - Family, Support of 

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-418

Immunization of 9 to 26-Year-Old Males and Females with Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine

ACOP

Public Affairs

H-419

SUNSET - H292-A/05 - Drugs, Curbing Counterfeit for Patient Safety

BOFHP/CAP

Public Affairs

H-420

SUNSET - H296-A/05 - End of Life Care - Policy Statement

CPCI/CAP

Public Affairs

H-421

SUNSET - H299-A/05 - Sleep Disorders - Promoting the Understanding and Prevention of

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-422

SUNSET - H302-A/05 - Minority Health Disparities 

CMHI/CAP

Public Affairs

H-423

SUNSET - H269-A/03 - Infant Walker (Mobile) - Ban on the Manufacture and Sale of

BSAPH/CAP

Public Affairs

H-424

Develop In-Vitro Fertilization Standards of Care

OPSC

Public Affairs

H-425

Complementary and Alternative Medicine by Non-Physicians

IOMA

Public Affairs

H-426

Marijuana for Medical Use

IOMA

Public Affairs

H-427

Continued Support of Combating Bio-Terrorism Activities

TOMA

Public Affairs

H-428

Continued Support of Careful Scrutiny of Infectious Diseases Among Those Immigrating from Foreign Countries

TOMA

Public Affairs

H-429

Medical Marijuana Guidelines and Research

MOA

Public Affairs

H-430

Childhood Obesity - Worsening Epidemic in the American Society

ACOP

Public Affairs

H-431

Immunizations - Mainstay of Preventive Medical Practice

ACOP

Public Affairs

H-432

Texting While Driving

ACOP

Public Affairs

H-433

Salt Consumption

NYSOMS

Public Affairs

H-434

Silver Alert System

NYSOMS

Public Affairs

H-435

National Institutes of Health Grants

BSAPH

Public Affairs

H-436

Support for Family Caregivers

CPCI

Public Affairs

H-437

Screening for Breast Cancer

BOT/CWHI

Public Affairs

H-438

Gender Identity Non-Discrimination

BSA/PH

Public Affairs

H-439

Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness

BSA/PH

Public Affairs

H-440

Follow-On Biologics, Recommendations For

BSA/PH

Public Affairs

H-500

House of Delegates Composition

IOA

Constitution & Bylaws

H-501

House of Delegates Student Representation For All State Societies

MOMS

Constitution & Bylaws

H-502

AOA's House of Delegates Operations

BOT/CAGOS

Constitution & Bylaws

H-503

Distribution of Amendments before the Annual Meeting

BOT/C&B

Constitution & Bylaws

H-504

New Physician in Practice Seat on BOT

BOT/C&B

Constitution & Bylaws

H-505

Membership Requirements for Osteopathic Physicians

BOT/C&B

Constitution & Bylaws

H-600

Osteopathic Neurologic and Psychiatric Standard of Care

ACONP

Ad Hoc

H-601

SUNSET - American Osteopathic Association Sunset Policy Process

CAP

Ad Hoc

H-602

SUNSET - H209-A/05 - Confidentiality of Patient Records

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-603

SUNSET - H211-A/05 - Diabetics Confined to Correctional Institutions

BSGA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-604

SUNSET - H213-A/05 - Discrimination

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-605

SUNSET - H215-A/05 - Executions in Capital Crimes Criminal Cases

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-606

SUNSET - H219-A/05 - Long-Term Care

BOFHP/BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-607

SUNSET - H220-A/05 - Managed Care - All Products Clauses

BSGA / CAP

Ad Hoc

H-608

SUNSET - H221-A/05 - Medical Procedure Patients

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-609

SUNSET - H223-A/05 - Medicare Intermediary CONTRACTOR Denial Letters

BOFHP/BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-610

SUNSET - H224-A/05 - Medicare Law and Rules

BOFHP/BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-611

SUNSET - H225-A/05 - Medicare Preventive Medical Screening

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-612

SUNSET - H227-A/05 - Newborn and Infant Hearing Screens 

BSGA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-613

SUNSET - H228-A/05 - Non-Physician Clinicians

BSGA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-614

SUNSET - H233-A/05 - Prescription of Drugs for Off Label Uses

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-615

SUNSET - H235-A/05 - Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) in a Pre-Paid Environment - Reimbursement Policies for

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-616

SUNSET - H252-A/05 - Tax Credits for Health Profession Shortage Areas

BSA/BOFHP/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-617

SUNSET - H253-A/05 - Veterans Administration Credentialing of Non-Physician Providers

BSGA/BOFHP/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-618

SUNSET - H259-A/05 - Professional Organization - Physicians Choosing to Which They Belong

BSA/BOM/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-619

SUNSET - H262-A/05 - Medicare Recovery Audit Contractors

BSA/BOFHP/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-620

SUNSET - H264-A/05 - Medicare Payment for X-Ray Interpretation

BSA/BOFHP/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-621

SUNSET - H266-A/05 - Electronic Health Records - Implementation of

BSA/BOFHP/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-622

SUNSET - H2277-A/05 - Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD/ADHD)

BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-623

SUNSET - H279-A/05 - Pediatric Psychiatric Care

BOE/BSA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-624

SUNSET - H283-A/05 - Prescription Medications - Overrides for

BSA/BSGA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-625

SUNSET - H293-A/05 - Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage

BOFHP/BSAPH/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-626

SUNSET - H261-A/05 - Electronic Health Records

BOFHP/BSGA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-627

SUNSET - H238-A/05 - Space Station - International

BOFHP/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-628

SUNSET - H311-A/05 - Physician Assistance Programs for Transition to Electronic Health Records

BSGA/CAP

Ad Hoc

H-629

Medical Malpractice Judgments Requiring Reimbursement of Medicare Payments

OPSC

Ad Hoc

H-630

Promoting the Scientific Basis of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)

OPSC

Ad Hoc

H-631

Lay Midwives

IOMA

Ad Hoc

H-632

Medicaid Reimbursement

IOMA

Ad Hoc

H-633

Provider Tax

IOMA

Ad Hoc

H-634

Federal Enforcement Recovery Act of 2009

IOMA

Ad Hoc

H-635

Pay for Performance

IOMA

Ad Hoc

H-636

Frivolous Liability Lawsuits

IOMA

Ad Hoc

H-637

Electronic Voting at the AOA House of Delegates

NJAOPS

Ad Hoc

H-638

Expanding Scope of Retail Clinics

TOMA

Ad Hoc

H-639

Encouraging Patient Participation in their Health Care

TOMA

Ad Hoc

H-640

House of Delegates Communications

MOMS

Ad Hoc

H-641

Health Plan Coverage of Tobacco Cessation Treatment

MOA

Ad Hoc

H-642

Medical Care Model Survey

MOA

Ad Hoc

H-643

Patient Centered Medical Home, Educating Patients, Osteopathic Medical Students and Physicians

MOA

Ad Hoc

H-644

Bundled Payments

MOA

Ad Hoc

H-645

Long-Term Care Facilities

OOA

Ad Hoc

H-646

Leadership Development

OOA

Ad Hoc

H-647

Maintenance of Licensure

BSGA

Ad Hoc

H-700

AOA Strategic Plan 2011-2013 and FY2011 Budget

AOA Board of Trustees

Board/House Budget Review Committee