CLEARWATER, Fla., June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pinellas County Medical Association's President Tim Carlson MD, released the following statement today regarding the Supreme Court's decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
The Pinellas County Medical Association (PCMA) mission is to inform, serve and advocate. The PCMA feels that the health care system should be focused on the needs of patients. Our purposes are to further the prospects of providing high quality medical care, to ensure access to health care for all patients and to promote and monitor the ethical and competent practice of medicine. The PCMA continues to be concerned about the quality of care of patients, and the resulting financial impact on our society. We will continue to emphasize the utmost standards of medicine for patients.
The PCMA will continue to monitor the impact of the Supreme Court's decision on physicians and on the delivery of medical care.
SOURCE Pinellas County Medical Association, Inc.