While the Virginia General Assembly is only in session for two months, the House of Medicine needs your advocacy 365 days a year. Hospitals, health plans, and other health care stakeholders work on advancing their agendas year-round. If Virginia’s physicians wait until January to make their interests known, it will be too late. By reaching out to legislators outside of session, you are establishing yourself as their go-to constituent for health care issues. Personal relationships are the key to strong advocacy and give MSV more power and influence at the Capitol.
By joining WCOC 365, you are joining the ‘special forces’ of MSV’s advocacy work. We need as many members as possible to reach out and lobby their legislators year-round on issues important to patients and physicians. You can engage in a variety of ways, including:
Becoming a WCOC 365 member couldn’t be easier. All you need to do is raise your hand (or check a box). No commitments. No costs. By saying you want to be a 365 advocate, you will have access to: