Alaska <br>  Speech-Language-Hearing <br>         Association

AKSHA Advocacy Information

Here you will find links to find your local, state and federal representatives.  We will post informaiton regarding pending legislation, issues, or changes that effect speech language and audiology services.  Check back often so you are an educated member and can advocate for services, reimbursement, and regulations.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 page

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2Findex.html

U.S. Department of Education COVID-19 information page

https://www.ed.gov/coronavirus?src="http://ASLHA.wildapricot.orgfeature

ASHA

COVID-19 information page.

https://www.asha.org/About/Coronavirus-Updates/

ASHA Alaska regulations refrence page

https://www.asha.org/advocacy/state/info/AK/

ASHA Telepractice regulations by commercial and Medicaid

https://www.asha.org/uploadedFiles/COVID-19-Commercial-Insurance-Telepractice-Policy-Tracking.pdf


Alaska

Alaska Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 page

http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Epi/id/Pages/COVID-19/default.aspx

Alaska Department of Education and Early Development COVID page

https://education.alaska.gov/covid-19-information

Alaska Medicaid telemedicine therapy update

http://manuals.medicaidalaska.com/docs/updates.htm

Alaska expansion includes audiology

http://manuals.medicaidalaska.com/docs/dnld/Update_Temp_Expansion_of_Medicaid_Telemed_Coverage_Revised.pdf


Link to your federal legislators

Senator LIsa Murkowski https://www.murkowski.senate.gov

Senator Dan Sullivan https://www.sullivan.senate.gov

Congressman Don Young https://donyoung.house.gov


Link to find your State of Alaska representatives

Interactive district map https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1hingVvzX3Rs2xnR5bB2EYV_jzOk&ll=57.55425448136699%2C-158.81583250000006&z=4

Alaska Senators http://akleg.gov/senate.php

Alaska House of Representatives http://akleg.gov/house.php



            
               

           

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