Michigan Medicine Magazine

A Publication of the Michigan State Medical Society

Michigan Medicine® is available to MSMS members and presents timely information on public health, medicolegal issues, medical economics, science, medical education, and legislative affairs affecting Michigan physicians and their patients.

May/June 2018 [Members Only]

May–June 2018 Michigan Medicine Magazine cover

Cover Story:

Prior Authorization
Also In This Issue:

  • Immunization Disparities in Michigan Children
  • Study Shows Nurse Practitioners and Physicians Face Similar Liability Risks
  • Quality Interview Questions Improve Hiring Outcomes

March/April 2018 [Members Only]

March–April 2018 Michigan Medicine Magazine cover

Cover Story:

Patient Satisfaction
Also In This Issue:

  • Michigan Facing Ongoing Hepatitis Outbreak
  • RX for Patient Safety
  • Managing Employees with Legal Obligation

January/February 2018 [Members Only]

January–February 2018 Michigan Medicine Magazine cover

Cover Story:

MACRA: Looking Toward 2018
Also In This Issue:

  • MACRA: Looking Toward 2018
  • The Quality Payment Program: What You Need to Know
  • Preventing Harassment in the Workplace

November/December 2017 [Members Only]

Cover Story:

The Prescription for Job Satisfaction
Also In This Issue:

  • Team documentation Helps Tackle EHR Burnout
  • Video/Audio Recording of Procedures
  • Statewide Efforts Have Measurably Increased HPV Vaccine Rates

September/October 2017 [Members Only]

Cover Story:

Coding, Billing, and Reimbursement
Also In This Issue:

  • Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap
  • The Faintest Ink
  • Your Vaccine Recommendation is a Critical Factor in Protecting Patient Health

July/August 2017 [Members Only]

Cover Story:

Quality Payment Programs
Also In This Issue:

  • Maximize Success Under MIPS by Employing a QCDR
  • How Medical Scribes are Trained -- and Used -- Varies Widely
  • Protect Michigan Children and Teens from Vaccine-Preventable Diseases