Announcements

  • I know many of you have been hearing about changes to Medicare payments and the SGR, and you may be wondering what it all means for LCSWs. Given the fact that the 158-page bill, HR 1470, now HR 2,...
  • CSWA member and Government Relations Board Liaison, Margot Aronson has been by the National Association of Social Workers DC Metro Chapter to receive the 2015 Social Work Advocate of the Year. ...
  • The implementation of the Physician Reporting Quality System (PQRS) has been challenging for all LCSWs. The good news is that we have until February 28, 2015 to submit our QDCs to avoid a...
  • The implementation of the Physician Reporting Quality System (PQRS) has been challenging for all LCSWs. The good news is that we have until February 28, 2015 to submit our QDCs to avoid a...
  • The Clinical Social Work Association mission - Identity, Integrity, and Parity - guides our advocacy.  Click here to learn more about the CSWA's advocacy priorities for 2015.
  • The CSWA has provided legislative support and has been successful in getting 20 states strong licensure laws.  This can be achieved only with a good lobbyist, a strong effort from membership,...
  • The Clinical Social Work Association suggests changes to the way that clinical social workers are included as mental health providers in Medicare.  The 234,000 Licensed Clinical Social Workers (...
  • May 26, 2014 Dear CSWA Members, I hope you have all had a great Memorial Day. In response to requests from many members, an Excel chart of the 2014 PQRS Measures for LCSWs has been created. ...
  • If you would like to renew your membership by mail or become a new member to CSWA, you can download copies of the CSWA applications below.  Simply click on the PDF file that suits your needs and...
  • CSWA offers many ways for individuals to provide their support to our organization.  To find out more about available volunteer positions click on Volunteers under About Us in the menu.  We...

Legislative Alerts

  • 03/27/2015 - 11:00am
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     know many of you have been hearing about changes to Medicare payments and the SGR, and you may be wondering what it all means for LCSWs. Given the fact that the 158-page bill, HR 1470, now HR 2, Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), was created last week and released yesterday, this preliminary analysis of the bill should not be considered complete. More information will be coming but this will give you a summary of what HR 2, will and will not do, if passed.