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MSMS Foundation's 152nd Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) Recap

Michigan's Physician Community Reminds Residents about November 1 Start of Open Enrollment for the 2018 Health Insurance Marketplace

Michigan activates State Emergency Operations Center to coordinate response to hepatitis A outbreak

American Society of Anesthesiologists names James D. Grant, MD, MBA, new president

21st Annual Conference on Bioethics - First do no harm: Avoiding Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment in Medicine

Put Patients, Motorists First: Oppose Duggan / Theis Auto Insurance Reform

MSMS Sponsors MiMGMA Third Party Payer Day

5 less scary but still sweet Halloween tips that empower patients on diabetes prevention

Learn about Choosing Wisely® While Earning CME

An insightful look at the University of Michigan's groundbreaking Medical School

MSMS Board of Directors meet, discuss MOC, prior authorization, organizational remodeling

Five Best Practices to Meet MACRA Requirements by the End of the Year

WEBINAR: Diabetes care begins with diabetes prevention

Aliya C. Hines, MD, PhD: Administering Quality Care Remotely

Support Fair and Affordable Auto No-Fault Reforms

WEBINAR: Social Media for Your Practice: How to Make Patients 'Like' You

New Air Purification Product Helps Keep Patients, Employees Healthy

New pilot test of prediabetes screening registry may help increase future DPP enrollment

Dozens of new products available by the bag, box or pack for greater savings and easier storage

Rosenblum Lectureship in Neurosurgery presents Recent Developments in Brain Tumor Therapy

KCMS Alliance Holds Parent Forum on Opioid Epidemic

MSMS Members Testify in House Health Policy Committee

It's Renewal Time: MSMS Dues are 88% Tax Deductible

Grant opportunity to integrate your EHR«–»MAPS

ASM 2017: Earn Up to 32.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

ACA repeal bill to be brought to Senate floor next week

MSMS Offers Ongoing Legal Support Through Amicus Briefs

Final MIPS 90-day Reporting Period for 2017 Begins October 3

MSMS Foundation Receives $150,000 Grant to Support MACRA Implementation

Prescribing Opioids Safely

Write your Lawmaker and Ask for Support to Rein in MOC Red Tape

Henry Ford Bringing Top Stroke Experts Together for One Day TED-Style Event

Christopher Dehlin, MD: Changing the dynamic of health care

Fall 2017 Legislative Preview

Objective Review of Potential Risks in a Medical Practice Can Be Beneficial

MSMS Partners with Commercials On Hold to Provide Discounted Messages On Hold for Members

FREE Webinar: Get the "Scoop" Directly from CMS

Former MSMS Executive Director Warren Tryloff has died

Estimate your MIPS final score using MIPScast™

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

RSM 2017: Fulfill LARA's New CME Requirements in Pain and Symptom Management

MSMS Legal Alert: Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances

Is Your Health Insurance Renewing Soon?

MDPAC: Wake up your sleeping giant!

Michigan Health Care Leaders Encourage Parents to Get Children Vaccinated Before Heading Back to School

MSMS Legal Alert: Mandatory Flu Shot for Employees

Mark Komorowski, MD, featured in Crain's Detroit Business

Chad Savage, MD: Innovative Payment Model for Primary Care

LIVE: Medicare Quality Payment Program Hardship Exemption

New MAPS Tools for Prescribers

Cyberattacks Threaten Patient Safety

Health care Fraud, Waste, and Abuse by the Numbers

Michigan's New CME Licensure Requirements

Food As Medicine: Why Lifestyle Change Programs Are A Key Part of Diabetes Prevention

International Experts on Artificial Vision Coming to Detroit

Three Native Advertising Benefits for Social Media Marketing

MSMS Board of Directors meet, Discuss ACA, Organizational Remodeling

MSMS Foundation Benefits from MSMSA Basket Auction

Meet the 2017 Crain's Health Care Heroes

ADA Website Accessibility Compliance: How to Protect Your Practice

Maternal death reporting is now mandatory in Michigan

Better communication with patients linked to less burnout

Are you in compliance with current employment laws? Let MSMS help you!

Making MACRA Work for You: Earn up to 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Cybersecurity Must Be Part of Every Healthcare Professional's Job

A Case for Better Price Transparency at the Doctor's Office

Take Advantage of Great Q3 Price Specials with MSMS Gloves and Supplies Program

What is Your Filing Cabinet Costing You?

Learn How National DPPs Ease Clinical Burden of Prediabetes

Patient Safety: Medication Disposal Guide

Innovative Curriculum Helps Medical Students Reduce Diagnostic Error

Michigan Health Care Organizations Increase Efforts to Address Opioid Addictions Among Pregnant Women and Children

MSMS Delegation represents Michigan Physicians at AMA Annual Meeting

Patient Protections Strengthened as State Fully Integrates MAPS into Health Systems

CMS Proposes Quality Payment Program updates to increase flexibility and reduce burdens

SSNRI New Medicare cards offer greater protection to more than 57.7 million Americans

MSMS Practice Solutions Partners with Target Affiliate Program, Brings Discounts to MSMS members

MSMS Board Chair S. Bobby Mukkamala, MD, Elected to the AMA Board of Trustees

Men's Health Month/Father's Day: Getting Your Male Patients To See You For Prediabetes Screening

MSMS Foundation Awards Community-based Health Grants

Michigan Delegation Taking 17 MSMS Resolutions to AMA Annual Meeting

MACRA is a Marathon, Not a Sprint: How to Get Started Now

WEBINAR: Social Media for Your Practice - How to Make Patients 'Like' You

For First Time, Physician Practice Owners are not the Majority

Diabetes and Mental Health: A Call to Action

STUDY: Breast Cancer and Environment Research Program

MSMS Free Lunch & Learn with CMS

MSMS Foundation 25th Annual Golf and Tennis Classic

Fight Over Certifications Contributing To Physician Shortage, Canfield Says

CMS Releases Lookup Tool to Help Clinicians Determine their MIPS Participation Status

WealthCare Advisors: New website - fresh experience

Four free, web-based, CME-approved, 15-minute modules to support clinicians

Revised Michigan Mandatory Maternal Death Reporting Form

Patriot Software Partners with MSMS Practice Solutions

WEBINAR: Creditor Protection Strategies for Physicians

MI's immunization waiver works! Ask your lawmaker to vote NO to HBs 4425 and 4426

Janie Gugino Elected as 91st President of the MSMS Alliance

Goodbye, Desktop: Why Your Practice Needs a Mobile-Friendly Website

WEBINAR: Calling All Medicare Part B Providers

Recap: 152nd MSMS House of Delegates Meeting

Metro Detroit OB GYN Cheryl Gibson Fountain, MD, Becomes President of Michigan State Medical Society

Metro Detroit Physician Leader Betty Chu, MD, elected President-elect of Michigan State Medical Society

Flint, Lansing area Physicians Re-elected as Chair and Vice-Chair of Michigan State Medical Society Board of Directors

REMINDER: Suspected Pesticide-related illness and injury is reportable

Prescribing Opioids Safely: How to Have Difficult Patient Conversations

Full Service Payroll Services Company Becomes MSMS Partner

TIME SENSITIVE: MSMS needs input on Healthy Michigan Plan HRAs

Economic Impact of Healthcare

Fred Whitehouse, MD: "Your voice is needed"

DEA Continues Its Drug Abuse Prevention Efforts with Prescription Drug Take Back Day This Saturday

Bending the Curve of Diabetes in Michigan

Quality Payment Program Resource Center™

PHYSICIAN ALERT: Carefully review contracts before signing on the dotted line

Start your own DPP: 6 physician-approved steps

Seattle health system peeks behind requests for unneeded care

Genesee Health Plan Honors the Genesee County Medical Society with the Physician Leadership Award

New Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Law in Effect

The Doctors Company Announces 2017 Member Dividend for MSMS Members

Michigan rolls out new online automated prescription system

Take advantage of great Q2 price reductions!

MSMS Foundation Releases 2017 Education Update

It's Time to Reset the Medical Malpractice Insurance Conversation

Making MACRA Work for You: Earn up to 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

What Makes a Good Practice Website?

Choosing Wisely Provider Stories

OPINION: The battle against Opioid addiction is personal -- and it starts with us

New MAPS Live on April 4 -- Register Now

With no DPP in reach, a family medicine practice created its own

MSMS Board Addresses Upcoming House of Delegates, Human Trafficking

New Physician's Assistant (PA) Law Now in Effect (with member benefit)

Parent Information Network releases statement on launch

2017 NRMP Main Residency Match the Largest Match on Record

Diabetes Alert Day: Study Confirms DPPs Reduce Costs, Improve Patient Outcomes

Michigan State Medical Society Endorses Officite as its web presence provider

Breast Cancer Risk Reduction Resources

UPDATED: MAPS Pre-registration is Now Open

Physicians reject house ACA replacement bill

Physicians stand together in fight to preserve competition -- and win

Mridha International Physician Volunteer Award Now Accepting Nominations

Provider Directory Demographic Data

To Text or Not To Text

MSMS Goes to Washington, DC

SSM 2017: Up to 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Up for Review: Five Keys to Managing Online Criticism

Bending the Diabetes Curve in Michigan -- Live Webinar

Only 8% of Michigan voters favor repealing the ACA/Obamacare without replacement plan

MSMS Welcomes New Michigan Lawmakers

NEW MSMS MEMBER BENEFIT: MSMS Releases Two New Legal Alerts

Wayne State University School of Medicine professor heads review guide addressing clinical, economic toll of opioid and drug abuse

AMA Op/Ed: A Prescription for Improving Health Care in Michigan and Beyond


MAPS Replacement Notification

MSMS Foundation to Host Compliance Conference in Grand Rapids

Quantum Medical Concepts Begins Next Phase Assisting Medical Startups, thanks to New Partnership with Pharmacists

MSMS, St. Joseph Mercy, WCMS host Human Trafficking Educational Event

State of Michigan Replacing MAPS

NEW MSMS MEMBER BENEFIT: Legal Alert on Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances

Questions About Medicaid Block Grants

An early look at Medicaid Expansion Waiver Implementation in Michigan and Indiana

You had better be savvy with your coding

Taking the Risks to Heart: Misdiagnosis of Heart Disease

More than 80 percent of cervical cancer is preventable with HPV vaccination, screening

AMA, GCMS, MSMS Held MACRA Town Hall Meeting

Why your health insurance medical appeal was rejected

MSMS Board discusses Prescription Drug Diversion, MAPS, new continuing medical education rules at meeting

Michigan State Medical Society to Welcome New Lawmakers

Aetna-Humana Merger Blocked on Antitrust Grounds

MSMS Practice Solutions Partners with 123.Net Inc.

MSMS Foundation Kicks-Off Spring Conference Programs

DMC Replaces Top Executive Joe Mulany

The Michigan Counties Most Vulnerable if Obamacare is Repealed

Avoiding Physician and Team Burnout: MSMS Collaborates with Henry Ford Health System to Hold Physician Workshops

Wright Lassiter III Formally Takes Helm as President and CEO of Henry Ford Health System

MSMS Practice Solutions Partners with PetSmart, Inc, Brings Discounts for Members and their Pets

Help! I Just Got Stuck with a Needle

MSMS Dues are 87% Tax Deductible

FDA Bans Powdered Gloves

The Doctor's Dilemma

Help Patients Understand Inappropriate Antibiotic Use

Michigan State Loan Repayment Program Application Period Starts February 1, 2017

Michigan Legislature's Lame Duck Session Ends

MSMS's Legislative Priorities

MSMS Meets with CMS in the Windy City

Significant Change to DEA Registration Renewal Process

Physician Anesthesiologists Applaud VA Decision to Reverse Proposal to Replace Physician Anesthesiologists with Nurses for Anesthesia

Alert: Phishing Email Disguised as Official OCR Audit Communication

Watch for the Signs: Screen All Patients for Suicidal Thoughts

Why Hospitals and Health Plans are Turning to Credentials Verification Organizations

MSMS Practice Solutions Partners with Kent Record Management, Inc.

Lame Duck Legislative Update

Texas Court Suspends FLSA Overtime Rules

Partners Roll Out Telemedicine Services

MSMS President, Michigan Health Care Experts Concerned About Impact of Possible Obamacare Changes

MSMS Foundation to Host Conference on Health Care Compliance

The Unintended Consequences of the New Overtime Provisions on Your Work Culture

Infographic: MACRA -- Understanding the MIPS Impact

Michigan Delegation Champions MSMS Resolutions at AMA

Managing the Impact of the New Overtime Provisions on Your Bottom Line

MSMS Foundation Awards $12,500 in Health Grants

Public Comment on MDHHS Medicaid Health Plan Common Formulary

Are You Prepared for the Big Changes that will Affect the Way You Pay Overtime?

Celebrate Henry Ford Quality Expo

MSMS President a Panelist at Crain's Detroit Health Care Leadership Summit

Two MSMS Past Presidents Ascend to Leadership at ASA

Optimize the EHR: Better Workflow Means Better Work-Life Balance

MDPAC: Michigan Voting Information

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Join the Conversation... Would you use a Choosing Wisely App?

MDPAC Releases 2017 Endorsements

AMA and Michigan State Medical Society Partner to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

MSMS Partners with Detroit Red Wings

Internal Medicine Closed Claims Study

2016 Third Party Payer Day

A Serious Push to Make Medical Billing More Patient Friendly

Penalties Doubled in August 2016: False Claims Act and OSHA

MDHHS, MSMS, and MOA Urge Residents to Vaccinate Against Influenza

The Domino Effect of the Affordable Care Act

MSMS Glove Program Expands with New Products

IRA Summit: Advanced Planning Strategies for Your Retirement

HotelStorm Offers Travel Hacks for Hotel Booking

Michigan Launches HIV Consultation Program to Address Medical Provider Questions

MSMS Board Talks SB1019, BCBSM, SIM, CPC+ at Meeting

CMS: Access 2015 PQRS Feedback Reports and 2015 Annual Quality and Resource Use Reports Now

CMS: 2017 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Negative Payment Adjustment Notification

Free Webinar: Section 1557 - Anti-Discrimination Obligations

Cover My Meds®

CMS Unveils HIPAA Complaint and Testing Website

ASM 2016: Up to 27.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Designates Record Number of Physician Practices as Patient-Centered Medical Homes

Are you ready for the ICD-10 Grace Period to end?

Missed Opportunities

MSMS Staff participated in 'Rock the Block'

Breaking News on Medicare Quality Payment Program (MACRA)

Michigan Medicaid: Prescriber Requirement Denials

10 Ways PHI Can Be Leaked

MSMS Foundation Seeking Grant Applications

Proposed Rules for Employer Opt-Out Payments under the ACA

Ancient Treatments Gain Traction in Modern Medicine

Apply by Sept. 15 to Participate in CPC+ Pilot

New Book Documents Link between Poverty and High Healthcare Costs

Michigan EDRS: Benefits for Physicians and Patients

MDHHS Launches New Lung Cancer Screening Toolkit

Clinical Webinar on Women's Health & Zika - Sept. 15

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

MSMS Submits Comments to MDHHS on SIM Payment Model

Michigan Parents Urged to Ensure Children are Up-to-date on Vaccinations Before Starting School

Ethical Issues in the Pharmaceutical Industry: Current Controversies and Challenges

A Checklist for Opioid Prescribers

Revenue Generation: How Medical Practices Can Improve Bottom Line

Get Vaccinated Before Heading to College this Fall

OCR Releases New Guidance on Patient Access to Health Records & HIPAA FAQs

MSMS Earns National Accreditation with Commendation

Overcoming the Stress of Malpractice Litigation: Solutions to Help Physicians Stay Healthy and Engaged

Students to Service Loan Repayment Program Helps Establish a Career in Primary Care

What Doctors Need to Know About Zika

Michigan Association of Health Plans Recognized MSMS Member at Annual Conference

MI Health Link Provider Summit: Strategies for Coordinating Care

What Healthcare Employers Need to Know about the EEOC's Changes to Employer Wellness Programs

CMS Announces Next Phase in Largest-ever Initiative to Improve Primary Care in America

The Complicated World of Exclusion Screening

A Twofold Solution to Fixing Your Patient Self-Pay Process

Physicians Host Area Teenagers for Career Day at Michigan State Medical Society

Back to Campus: Michigan Parents, Physicians Urge College Students to Get Immunized against Meningitis B

MSMS Foundation to Host 151st Annual Scientific Meeting

Most Adults Have Not Received All The Vaccines They Need

MILogin Replaces MAPS with SSO Enhancements

MSMS Launches Online Community, new benefit for MSMS members

Latest Edition of Michigan Medicine is Now Available Online

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