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MCMS Annual Dinner

All members and their guests are invited to attend the 2016 President Installation and Membership Dinner. The theme for the evening is "Thinking Outside the Box: Physician Advocacy Essential to Effective Patient Care"
 

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
6 p.m.at the

William Penn Inn

Rte 202 & Sumneytown Pike Gwynedd, PA 19436

 








MCMS will also honor nine physician members who have practiced medicine for 50 years. Come enjoy great food, music and fellowship!


Get Off the Sidelines: Advocate For Your Profession
Are you happy with the way things are in healthcare? If not, here’s your opportunity to affect change. Save your spot at the MCMS Annual Legislative Dinner in Harrisburg on May 23. This is a social event attended by physicians and legislators and hosted by your county medical society. It provides an opportunity to speak one on one with legislators over dinner and to let them know what issues you face as you take care of patients. Contact MCMS Executive Director Toyca Williams, montmedsoc@verizon.net or call (610) 878-9530 for more information.
Attend MCIC Immunization Dinner on May 11
The Montgomery County Immunization Coalition cordially invites all healthcare providers to its annual immunization update and education dinner Wednesday, May 11, 2016. The dinner speakers are Sharon G. Humiston, MD, MPH, FAAP of Children's Mercy Urgent Care, Overland Park, Kan. and Julie Paoline, MA, CPHA of the Montgomery County Health Department.
PAMED Practice Manager Meeting 
Register today for PAMED's popular Practice Manager Meeting May 11. Topics include new payment models under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), MU/PQRS updates, revalidation, advance care planning, prior authorization, surprise billing, and so much more. Seats are going fast! Register today.

PA Physician General to Speak on Overdose Prevention in Chester County May 12
Chester County Medical Society and the Chester County Health Department, Department of Drug and Alcohol Services and the Office of the District Attorney present: Overdose Prevention in Chester County: An Update for Healthcare Providers with keynote speaker,  Rachel L. Levine, MD, Physician General of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. View the schedule and get registered.
Pennsylvania Medical Society Reacts to Sen. Toomey and the PROP Act
Scott Shapiro, MD, president of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and a practicing cardiologist from Montgomery County reacts to Sen. Toomey’s news conference held on April 29 at Lehigh Valley Hospital. The news conference covered the PROP Act. Physicians across Pennsylvania are strongly behind efforts to address our country’s battle with opioid overuse, abuse, and misuse. The Pennsylvania Medical Society has supported a number of related projects ranging from prescription drug monitoring systems to prescribing guidelines. Read more.
Gov. Wolf Signs Medical Marijuana Bill into Law; What Does This Mean for Physicians?
Despite opposition from PAMED, on April 13, the Pennsylvania legislature passed Senate Bill 3 – a bill legalizing medical marijuana. Gov. Wolf signed the bill into law April 17. PAMED prepared the following Quick Consults to answer physician and patient questions.

New Scholarship Opportunities for PAMED's 2016-2017 Year-Round Leadership Academy
Have you taken on a leadership role or new responsibilities within your organization? The upcoming session of PAMED's Year-Round Leadership Academy offers scholarship opportunities for early career physicians, emerging leaders in a hospital/health system, and office-based physicians who have taken on a new role to lead or facilitate changes to ensure practice sustainability. Learn more.
 
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