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MSD Serves As Host for SS1 for SB 120 Bill Signing Event
Governor John Carney, Lt. Governor Bethany Hall-Long, Senator Bryan Townsend, Representative David Bentz, Delaware Health and Social Services Secretary Molly Magarik, Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro and others who were instrumental, came to the MSD Building on Friday, October 1st to celebrate the signing of the primary care reform legislation, Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 120. Read more. Watch event the video.

Serving Delawareans in Need for Two Decades

The Medical Society of Delaware (MSD) has renewed the contract with the Division of Public Health (DPH) to continue the Voluntary Initiative Program (VIP) into the fiscal year 2022. June 11, 2021, marks the 20th consecutive year that MSD has proudly served the community in this capacity.  Read more

MSD President Dr. Matthew Burday, DO Opinion Piece On Primary Care
At the time of this publication, two local media outlets published an opinion piece written by MSD President, Matthew J. Burday, DO. Primary Care is on Life Support in Delaware was carried by both Delaware Online and the Cape Gazette, explaining Delaware's primary care crisis and how Senate Bill 120 can help to address this challenge.

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MSD Presidents Corner

'Twas the Year with Two Variants
‘Twas another year of COVID and all through the State Many residents were stirring and scared of their fate.
The times are quite daunting And no one denies the need to be wary As December goes by.
It’s time to be tested but confusion abounds Do I get one or two, the cost may astound!
Read More.

Presidents Message (12/14/2021)
On the evening of October 28, 2021, a momentous event occurred at the Tilton Mansion/University and Whist Club in Wilmington. A small but spirited group came together to honor the fifth recipient of the Tilton Award. Read More.

Why Can't We Get Along
(And Get Our Vaccine and Go Home)?

Maybe it is just what being human is all about. That is, the right to stand up for one’s beliefs and voice these loudly for all to hear. Ever since man starting walking upright (and likely before) did we have among us those who were off-center from the majority opinion, had their own ways of thinking and doing things. Read More.

It has been a long year for us all
But we will stand tall
Together we work to fight this disease among us
And though many have had dis-ease
Of the manner in which things have continued to proceed
We are thankful that many
Have received at least one vaccine. Read more.

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DPH Presentation for
Physicians & Practice Managers
Topic: COVID Treatment, Isolation, Quarantine and Testing Updates 

Recording Available Below To Listen:

 Passcode: !74GsCop
Presentation Slides

MSD/VIP Lunch and Learn Session

Wednesday, January 12 at 12:00 pm
FREE informative virtual one-hour session 

MSD 2022 Insurance Payer Workshop (Virtual)

Thursday, January 20 at 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Receive the latest updates from the major insurance payers for 2022.
Representatives from Aetna, AmeriHealth Caritas, Highmark, United Healthcare, and CMS will present
FREE to MSD members.

Mental Health Virtual Event Recorded

to listen:

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MSD Hot Topic Session Recorded

COVID-19 Updates & Myocarditis 
to listen:

Passcode: SXZDj8^q

 Hot Topic CME - Performance of Late Career Physicians

Presentations Available Below:
Dr. James Ellison, MD, MPH -  View Slides
Dr. Richard Plotzker, MD - View Slides

MSD Practice Management & Leadership Series
HIPAA – Are You Compliant?
Presentation Available Below:
Dwayne Downs, CMOM, Training & Compliance Coordinator - 
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