Preserving the Practice of Urology in California Since 1986

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CUA acts as a "watch-dog" vigilantly watching out against attacks on our our freedom to practice and fighting burdensome regulations.

CUA has teamed up with Zero Prostate Cancer to support prostate cancer awareness and patient care.

November is Urological Health Month

Use our poster to convey a positive message of appreciation for Urologists and staff during the month of November.

The Power of U

Volunteer driven and led, the CUA works actively on behalf of its Members!

My Patient Rights Expands to Help More Patients in Need


CUA Radiology course offered for license renewal

August 24, 2012

1 Earn required CEU in Hawaii The CUA sponsored Radiology course is designed to provide credits to partially satisfy the…

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L.A. Radio Station seeks CUA input for PSA testing controversy

May 24, 2012

Dr. Jeffrey Kaufman is interviewed on the new task force PSA rec. (archived audio from 5-22-12 broadcast on radio 89.3…

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2012 Annual Meeting

April 10, 2012

1 All Urologists invited to attend CUA meeting in Hawaii during the Western Section AUA meeting, October 8, 2012. CUA…

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December 2011 CUA Report

December 19, 2011

Download to read this issue now! December 2011 issue of the CUA Report View the report Click link to…

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Weigh-In on Cancer Screening Recommendation

December 1, 2011

1 PSA Testing Saves Lives – Oppose USPSTF Recommendation (Pre-Written Letter to Elected Officials) Click link to view article

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Special Bulletin: Avoid Medicare Claim Denials

July 26, 2011

1 By Arthur Lurvey, MD, Medicare Contractor Medical Director, Palmetto GBA Jurisdiction 1 Click link to view article

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CUA's Letter to Congress

July 7, 2011

1 CUA signs on letter to Congress urging repeal of the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB Click link to…

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Special Bulletin: J1 Part B Claims Reprocessing

May 20, 2011

1 Questions and Answers for Providers by Jeffrey Kaufman, MD, FACS CUA Representative, Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee. Click link…

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Special Bulletin: Updates from California's Medicare Carrier

April 25, 2011

1 Six Updates & Tips You Need to Know From California’s Medicare Carrier Palmetto GBA Click link to view…

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Frontlines Briefing

April 15, 2011

1 CUA 4.5 Frontline Briefing: Here is what you missed Click link to view article

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CUA President, Dr. Peter Bretan, taking the podium as newly installed CMA President, on Sat., 10/26/19, Anaheim, CA. The energy and vibe was positively amazing!

"Physicians must lead the fight to take back our profession from administrators and bureaucrats." -- PB

CUA is proud to announce that it's President, Dr. Peter Bretan, Jr., is now also the President of the California Medical Assn. This is a major historical event of which the entire urology community should own and celebrate!

Need X-ray License Renewal Credits?
The CUA will again offer the opportunity to obtain CEU credits for CA fluoroscopy license renewal at no additional charge by attending specific sessions while at the Western Section Annual Meeting in Monterey.

CUA Annual Membership Meeting
Special presentation by CUA/CMA President, Dr. Peter Bretan
Sunday, November 3, 2019, 11:00 am
DeAnza Blrm, Portola Hotel, Monterey, CA
(held concurrently with the Western Section AUA)
All urologists and guests are invited to attend.

RSVP for the Oct.17 documentary #SilentKiller which highlights the unbalanced system of care for #AfricanAmerican men and provides a great resource for experts to create policies to improve diagnosis and treatment. @zerocancer

Docs Complain to Congress About Prior Authorization Hurdles
Physicians say the costs of gaining prior authorization can be 'financially devastating' for small practices.

Misdiagnosis, rising out-of-pocket costs, and access to care in rural areas are just some of the challenges faced by Californians living with #rarediseases. Thanks to @CalRARE + #CARareDiseaseCaucus for raising awareness around these challenges.

Some #MediCal patients drive hundreds of miles to seek care from specialty providers, study reveals. Vulnerable patients should have similar access to care as other Californians. @JimWoodAD2 - we urge you to call for a hearing. @Sacbee_news

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