Practice Matters June 2019

6-27-2019 In This Issue:
  • URGENT REMINDER–Controlled Substance License Renewal Due June 30th
  • July 1 Deadline to Distribute Sexual Harassment Notice
  • Certified Medical Office Manager Course
  • MSD Physician Leadership Series
  • Get Rid of Protected Health Information Securely
  • Affinity Partner Spotlight – Outside-in-Companies
  • MSD Holiday Hours: 4th of July
6-17-2019 In This Issue:
  • Physicians Required to Renew CSR by June 30th
  • MSD Prior Authorization Resolution Accepted by AMA
  • New Resources Available on QPP Resource Library
  • Certified Medical Office Manager Course
  • DPH Announces Positive Case of Brucellosis
  • Premier Educational Partner Spotlight – MSDIS
  • Upcoming Events:
6-6-2019 In This Issue:
  • Quest Diagnostic/LabCorp Hit With Data Breaches
  • OIG Fraud Alert – Genetic Testing Scam
  • 2019 U.S. Measles Cases Surpass Total Cases for the Past 25 Years
  • New Statewide Resource for Families in Crisis
  • Certified Medical Office Manager Course
  • Physician-Assisted Suicide/Medical Aid in Dying Survey
  • Affinity Partner Spotlight – Healthcare Facilities Solutions

Practice Matters May 2019

5-30-2019 In This Issue:
  • DPH Launches My Health Community Data Portal
  • CMS Takes Action to Lower Prescription Drug Prices
  • Medical Front Office Skills Certificate Program
  • MSD Physician Leadership Series
  • Flour from DE ALDI stores recalled after E. coli outbreak
  • Legislative Update – HB 105
  • Affinity Partner Spotlight – Resource Management Inc.
5-17-2019 In This Issue:
  • Registration Closing – MSD Hot Topic CME – Measles Outbreak
  • DHIN Adds Health Care Claims to Database
  • New Medicare Card: Need an MBI for a Patient?
  • MSD Physician Leadership Series
  • Medical Front Office Skills Certificate Program
  • Delaware Joins Pharmaceutical Price Fixing Suit
  • Drug Take-Back Day Event Collects 5,385 Pounds
  • Affinity Partner Spotlight –Diamond State Financial Group
5-9-2019 In This Issue:
  • MSD Hot Topic CME – Measles Outbreak
  • DPH Answers Questions About Measles
  • New Part D Opioid Over-utilization Policies
  • MSD Physician Leadership Series
  • Medical Front Office Skills Certificate Program
  • Fraud Alert: Nationwide Brace Scam
  • Affinity Partner Spotlight – Job Target (Health Careers Connect)
5-3-2019 In This Issue:
  • Fentanyl in Cocaine Contributing to Over Dose Deaths
  • New Medicare Card: Transition Period Ends in 8 Months
  • MSD Practice Management Education Session
  • MSD Hot Topic CME – Measles Outbreak
  • MSD Physician Leadership Series
  • Medical Front Office Skills Certificate Program
  • UD Telehealth Course
  • Affinity Partner Spotlight – Docbook MD

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                                                      eNews & Views

                                                      6-28-2019

                                                      Legislative Session Ends Sunday; Christiana Care, Union Hospital in Merger Talks; Hahnemann University Hospital Closing its Doors; In the Spotlight; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      6-21-2019

                                                      MSD Makes an Impact in Dover; Physician-Assisted Suicide Survey Results; CSR Renewal Due June 30th; July 1 Deadline to Distribute Sexual Harassment Info; MSD Welcomes Residents at Happy Hour; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      6-14-2019

                                                      MSD Prior Auth Resolution Accepted By AMA; AMA Conference Well-Represented By MSD; How AMA Policy is Made; Physician Emeritus Section; Be an Apollo - Youth in Medicine Volunteer; MSD Member Co-Leads Nemours Birthing Program; "Byrd of Legislative Hall" Hits Stands; Upcoming Events

                                                      6-7-2019

                                                      Physician-Assisted Suicide/Medical Aid in Dying; Marijuana Bill Heads to the House for Vote; New Numbers Report 23% of DE Youth Smoking Pot; New Statewide Resource for Families in Crisis; Join Fellow Physicians in a Health Care Intervention; Quest Diagnostic / LabCorp Hit With Data Breaches; Upcoming Events

                                                      5-31-2019

                                                      Legislative Update; MSD Issues Statement Against Recreational Pot; Physician-Assisted Suicide Survey; Primary Care Reimbursement Complaint Contact Info; Lyme Disease Webinar; Featured DMJ Clinical Article; MSD "Spring into Summer" Event; Upcoming Events

                                                      5-24-2019

                                                      2019 Tilton Award Honoree Announced; May/June Delaware Medical Journal Hits Mailboxes; Vietnam Through the Eyes of a Surgeon; Northern Geographic Group "Spring into Summer" Event; Upcoming Events

                                                      5-17-2019

                                                      Legislative Update; MSD Hot Topic CME - Seating Limited; Delaware Joins Pharmaceutical Price Fixing Suit; DPH Launches My Health Community Data Portal; DHIN Adds Health Care Claims to Database; 2019 Nominating Committee Appointed; Become an MSD Mentor; National Health Service Corps Program; Trauma Resuscitation Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      5-10-2019

                                                      MSD Hot Topic CME - Seating Limited; MSD Members Testify in Dover; DPH Director Testifies in Washington; DE Hospitals Implement Human Trafficking Protocol; You're Invited to Rally in Washington, DC; Learn the Latest Changes to Medicare; Trauma Awareness Month Movie Screening; Upcoming Events

                                                      5-3-2019

                                                      MSD in the News; Delaware Physician Enters Presidential Race; Health Alert - Fentanyl; DPH Answers Questions About Measles; MSD Hot Topic CME - Register Now; Apollo - Youth in Medicine Makes TV Debut; In the Spotlight; You Are Invited!; Delaware Today's 2019 "Top Docs"; Maximize Your Practice's Potential; Upcoming Events

                                                      4-26-2018

                                                      Physician Suicide: What YOU Can Do to Save a Life; Maximize Your Practice's Potential; FDA Approves Nasal Spray For Opioid Overdoses; Georgia Psychiatrist to Become Next AMA President; Interested in Helping Get Your Candidate Elected?; Useful Guide of Services For Older Delawareans; Upcoming Events

                                                      4-18-2019

                                                      MSD Holiday Hours; Governor Signs Tobacco 21; MedNet to Collaborate With PA Medical Society; Blood Bank of Delmarva in Critical Need; Delaware Today "Top Doc" Votes Needed; New Sexual Harassment Law Obligations; Practice Management Session - Sexual Harassment; Upcoming Events

                                                      4-13-2019

                                                      MSD Interim Council Meeting Well-Attended; MSD Physician Emeritus Luncheon Draws Crowd; Hepatitis A Identified at Middletown Restaurant; DE Attorney General Adds Walgreens To Lawsuit; National Take Back Initiative Adds Sharps Disposal; In the News; Thank You MSD Physician Volunteers!; In The Spotlight; Sexual Harassment Law & Employer Obligations; Join Your Colleagues - Physician Leadership Series; Front Office Skills Certificate Program; Upcoming Events

                                                      3-29-2019

                                                      MSD In The News; MSD Encourages Legislators to Support "Tobacco 21"; MSD Holds MOC Presentation; MedNet Welcomes New Medical Director; Bayhealth To Offer New Residency Teaching Program; Beebe Announces New Interim CEO; New Mental Health/Substance Use Clinic Now Open; Make Your Mark - Get Published!; Upcoming Events

                                                      3-22-2019

                                                      MSD Takes Stand Against Recreational Marijuana; 150th Legislative Session Making Progress; Maintenance of Certification Presentation; In Memoriam; MSD Interim Council Meeting Registration Open; March/April Delaware Medical Journal; Health Hub Welcomes Vidyo; Help Wanted; Upcoming Events

                                                      3-8-2019

                                                      Maintenance of Certification Presentation; Governor Carney Proposes Increase To Smoking Age; Community Naloxone Distribution Event; CDC Requests Measles Outbreak Support; Don't Let Your Membership Lapse; In Memoriam; You're Invited! Delaware Prostate Cancer Coalition; Upcoming Events

                                                      3-1-2019

                                                      Have You Renewed Your MSD Membership For 2019?; Key Staff Returns To Lead MedNet; Physician Family Magazine; In Memoriam; Maintenance of Certification Presentation; Practice Management Session; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events


                                                      2-22-2019

                                                      Primary Care Care Reimbursement Complaint Contact Information; DPH to Distribute Naloxone At Charity 5K; Register Now For atTAcK Addiction 5K; Save The Date!; Practice Management Session; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      2-13-2019

                                                      In Memoriam; MSD Advocates For DE Physicians In Washington; Henrietta Johnson Medical Center Needs Your Help; In the Spotlight; Practice Management Session; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      2-8-2019

                                                      Health Care Predictions for2019; Delaware Diabetes Prevention Program; atTAcK Addiction 5K Registration Open; MSD Newsmakers; New Opioid Prescribing Guidelines at CCHS; Practice Management Session; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      2-01-2019

                                                      Don't Forget To Renew Your MSD Membership; Nanticoke To Affiliate With Peninsula Regional; 650 Delawarean's Affected By Insurance Data Breach; Blood Donations Needed; MSD Newsmaker; Member Benefit; Practice Management Session; Certified Medical Office Manager Course; Upcoming Events

                                                      1-25-2018

                                                      Urology Tops List For Physician Burnout; Maternal Health Day Gets Proclamation;DPH Confirms H. Influenzae In Child's Death; MSD Member Discount Opportunity; Help a High School Student Discover Medicine!; Delaware Medical Journal "Hits the Stands"; MSD Member's Practice Gets SIM Grant; Premier Educational Partner: Delaware Hospice; Upcoming Events

                                                      1-18-2019

                                                      Earn 17 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™; Primary Care Collaborative Releases Report; Help a High School Student Discover Medicine!; Increase HPV Vaccination Rates With Your Patients; Join Your Peers For Maternal Health Awareness Day; UD Telehealth Course Registration Open; In Memoriam; Upcoming Events

                                                      1-11-2019

                                                      IMPORTANT - Your Immediate Response Is Needed!; MSD Welcomes New President; A Word From Past President Richard Henderson, MD; Primary Care Crisis Gets Needed Attention; Join Your Peers For Maternal Health Awareness Day; New MSD Physician Leadership Series Scheduled; Upcoming Events

                                                      1-11-2019 Call to Action - MOC In our ongoing efforts to constructively address challenges with Maintenance of Certification (MOC), MSD is responding to the ABMS Vision Commission's most recent report with a prepared online, petition-like comment you can quickly digitally sign, and which we will submit to the Commission.
                                                      12-28-2018

                                                      Opioid Crisis - Informing Your Patients of Risks; You Are Invited; New MSD Physician Leadership Series Scheduled; Upcoming Events

                                                      12-21-2018

                                                      MSD Holiday Hours; In Memoriam; MSD Food Drive Makes a Difference; Dover's Amish Community Struggles to Find Answers; Child Abuse Training Webinar Available Soon; New MSD Physician Leadership Series Scheduled; MSD 2019 Insurance Payers Workshop; ABMS Issues "Call for Comment"; Upcoming Events

                                                      12-14-2018

                                                      ACA Open Enrollment Ends Tomorrow; MSD Veterans Celebrate Completion of Project; Human Trafficking - How a Physician Can Help; MSD 2019 Insurance Payers Workshop; Telehealth Learning Lab Webinar Series; ABMS Issues "Call for Comment"; Upcoming Events

                                                      12-7-2018

                                                      MSD Membership Renewal Time; MedNet Receives $200K Mini-Grant; New Medicare Part D Opioid Over utilization Policies; Health Advisory: Hepatitis A Outbreak; Highmark Offering Training For Prior Authorization; NOTICE: CMS Fee Schedule Webinar Rescheduled; First Twins Born After Scientist Used Gene Editing; Retirement Information Vital For Physicians; MSD Food Drive - Making a Difference Together; New Face at MSD; Upcoming Events

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