Practice Matters for June 2018

6-8-2018 In this Issue
  • Earn Your Certified Medical Coder Certification
  • Urgent Call to Action - Primary Care Bill Update
  • Delaware Primary Care and Specialist Physicians Survey 2018
  • Nationwide Birth Control Recall
  • Premier Educational Partner Highlight - MSDIS
  • Upcoming Events
6-1-2018 In this Issue
  • DPH Announces Tuberculosis Exposure at LTCF
  • DOJ Warns Delawareans About Jury Duty Phone Scam
  • Medical Coder Course & Exam
  • Delaware Primary Care and Specialist Physicians Survey 2018

Practice Matters for May 2018

5-24-2018 In this issue:
  • MSD Physician Initiates Change.org Petition
  • Walmart to Restrict Opioid Fill Limit Up to 7 Days Nationwide
  • FDA Approves The First Non-Opioid Treatment
  • EpiPen Shortage
  • Delaware Medical Assistance Program (DMAP)
  • Highmark Benefit Forms Sent to Wrong Addresses
5-18-2018 In This Issue
  • Medical Coder Course
  • Senator Bryan Townsend to Speak at MSD
  • Egg Recall Over Salmonella
  • CMS Administrative Simplification
  • Flu Season Winding Down
  • CMS Unveils Enhanced “Drug Dashboards”
5-11-2018
  • SB 199 - Access To Primary Care Bill Moves Ahead
  • Certified Medical Coder (CMC) Course and Exam
  • Lyme Disease Awareness
  • CMS Provides Clarification on Eligibility Criteria for MACRA
  • Delaware Medical Assistance Program (DMAP)
  • Upcoming Events
5-4-2018
  • New Online Data Security Breach Reporting Law
  • Practice Management Session: MIPS/MACRA Update
  • Senator Bryan Townsend to Speak at MSD
  • Tethered Oral Tissue Conference
  • Delaware RX Card Offers Prescription Savings
  • DPH Issues Warning About JUULing
  • MSD Offers Multiple Employer Plan

Practice Matters for April 2018

4-27-2018
  • American Medical Association to Present at MSD
  • CMS Announces New Name for EHR Initiatives
  • Attestation Hardship
  • Four New Mumps Cases Hit Delaware
  • 31 More Sick in Romaine Lettuce E. coli Outbreak
  • MSD Affinity Partner Spot Light– Resource Management, Inc.
  • Upcoming Events:
4-20-2018
  • Delaware Mumps Cases Climb to Fifteen
  • Delaware Opioid Prescriptions Continue to Drop
  • DE Attorney General Matt Denn to Present at MSD
  • American Medical Association to Present at MSD
  • Free Lyme Disease Webinar
  • New Medicare Card Video for Your Waiting Room
  • Delaware Medical Assistance Program (DMAP)
  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
04-13-2018
  • DE Attorney General Matt Denn to Present at MSD
  • DHSS Issues Warning
  • DPH Announces New Cases of Mumps
  • Flu Season Continues in Delaware
  • Practice Management Session: MIPS/MACRA Update
  • CMS Releases 2018 MIPS Eligibility Tool
  • PCP and VFC Rate Increase for DMAP Members
04-06-2018
  • New MSD Affinity Partner – Resource Management, Inc.
  • Certified Medical Coder (CMC) Course & Exam
  • Practice Management Session: MIPS/MACRA Update
  • Medicare Adjusts Opioid Prescribing Rule
  • MIPS Preliminary Feedback Now Available
  • Delaware Medical Assistance Program (DMAP)
  • Doctors Day 2018
  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Practice Matters for March 2018

3-9-18
  • DON’T DELAY IN RENEWING YOUR MSD MEMBERSHIP!
  • Certified Medical Office Manager – Last Chance to Register!
  • DPH and MSD Offers Continuing Medical Education
  • AMA to Provide MIPS/MACRA Update (POSTPONED)
  • Delaware ED Data Shows Significant Increase in Opioid Overdoses
  • MedNet - Physician Organization Town Hall Meetings
  • MSD Affinity Partner Highlight – Diamond State Financial Group
3-02-2018
  • MSD 2018 Membership Dues Reminder!
  • AMA to Provide MIPS/MACRA Update
  • MIPS Reporting Time Running Out!
  • Certified Medical Office Manager (CMOM) Course and Exam
  • DPH Reports Five Additional Flu-Related Deaths
  • Discover The Online World of Novitasphere