By Marilyn M. Singleton, MD, JD The short answer is No. And thinking that, we would be in good company. A new survey finds that Americans trust Amazon more than the federal government. The most trusted entities were our military, Amazon, Google, local police, and universities. Congress came in as the least trusted, edging out political […]
According to a recent survey, doctors think that more than 20 percent of medical care in the U.S. is unnecessary, writes Albert L. Fisher, M.D., of Oshkosh, Wis., president of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS), in the summer issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons. He explains several reasons for […]
Click here for Part I. Click here for Part II. By Michael J. A. Robb, M.D. To innovate, physicians must be free from the shackles of third-party oppression, exponentially rising numbers of “administroids,” and the bureaucratic status quo of billing third parties for fractions of the actual dollar while trying to keep up with high-volume […]
By Michael J. A. Robb, M.D., Click here to read Part I At this writing the U.S. House of Representatives has just narrowly passed the bill called the American Health Care Act (AHCA). Now it proceeds to the U.S. Senate for modification or rewriting. At the state level, Texas has just passed an anti-MOC bill […]
A message from AAPS President Michael J. A. Robb, M.D. Click here for Part II. My Ancestral Spirit of Revolution I am the direct maternal-side descendant of Andres Bonifacio, a founder of the Katipunan, who led the Filipino people to independence by declaring their freedom from more than three centuries of Spanish colonial rule. Bonifacio […]
The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons stands for the preservation of the sanctity of the patient-physician relationship, and for safeguarding the individual rights and independence of patients and physicians.
If you want a say in the way politics impacts your practice and your professional livelihood, the AAPS represent the best investment in time and money you can make. Right now doctors are under attack from many different fronts. Our freedoms and liberties are being whittled away and restrictions are being put upon doctors from […]
AAPS President (2010-2011) Lee Hieb, M.D. is an Orthopaedic Surgeon, in solo private practice. Her first-hand experience in medicine began in the 1950s, when she accompanied her father on his housecalls in Iowa. Her articles have been featured on HumanEvents.com the leading conservative news site for political developments provided by a team of Capitol Hill […]
Karl Brandt, M.D. was Hitler’s personal physician and also the appointed Reich Commissioner for Sanitation and Health. Dr. Brandt was executed for war crimes after WWII. He instituted the German euthanasia program. Dr. Lee Hieb, President of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons gives overview of Dr. Brandt and his error of putting the […]
Lee D. Hieb, M.D. speaks at the National Doctors Tea Party held on August 7th, 2010 in San Diego, California.