Preserving the Practice of Urology in California Since 1986

PSA Screening Legislation in CA

CUA launched the effort for PSA Screening Legislation in 2017 resulting in AB 1520 - a bill that will save lives and help lessen healthcare disparities

Responsive to Members

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!


Eugene Y. Rhee, MD, MBA, Named 2013-2014 Gallagher Health Policy Scholar

December 20, 2012|NE2HPBrief1486&WT.mc_id=NetNews12489 1     Click link to view article

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CUA Position Statement on Reform of Medicare Part D

November 21, 2012 1 Click link to view article

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CUA Provides Critical Expert Testimony on Proton Beam Therapy for Prostate Cancer

October 19, 2012

CTAF Meeting, Oct. 17, 2012 1 Dear Colleagues, On Wednesday, October 17,  the California Technology Assessment Forum ( heard written…

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CUA Rapid Response Team Effective on the Use of Mesh in Pelvic Surgery

October 15, 2012

Disapproval of CMA Resolution 105-12 1 As some of you likely know by now, the CMA did not support this…

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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 Annual Meeting 2022
@ WSAUA Meeting, Hyatt Kauai, October 30, 2022

  • All urologists & health pros invited
  • Date & Time tbd

CMA 48th Annual Legislative Advocacy Day – Tuesday, April 19, 2022 in Sacramento
click here for info

Ask your lawmakers to support access to cost free prostate cancer screenings for men in California. Urge them to support AB 632 today.
This bill will save lives and help lessen healthcare disparities!

All Urologists and Staff Invited!
Special 45 minute Webinar
Thursday, January 12 at 5:15pm
For Urology Practice Managers and Urologists

Insurers have limited access to #biomarker testing for thousands of Californians living with #cancer. We urge @GavinNewsom to sign #SB912, which would broaden coverage of comprehensive biomarker testing. @tam_tweets @JimDeBoo

Lower-income and vulnerable CA communities have less access to #biomarker testing. @GovernorNewsom, signing #SB912 is a matter of health equity. @tam_tweets @JimDeBoo

Greater transparency in the #340B Drug Pricing Program can help ensure it benefits California's uninsured and underinsured patients most, rather than out of state contract pharmacies.

#PeertoPeer review and approval of #steptherapy and #priorauthorization is crucial for the health of patients! #AB1880 #CALeg

Scores of urologists planning legislative meetings in Congress today on behalf of practices across the nation... "Don't raise your voice, improve your argument".. Desmond Tutu #auasummit22 @AmeriUrological


When programs like the #340B drug discount program do not function as intended or are abused, CA’s underserved and vulnerable patient communities can bear a disproportionate burden.

A quick cameo as the California delegation discusses #telehealth expansion before their #AUASummit22 congressional meetings. @auawest @Calurology

The #340B drug program is now the country's second largest federal prescription drug program, behind only #Medicare Part D. Despite the size of the program, there is little transparency to ensure that the CA patients who need it are benefiting.

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