Moving To Action
Convergence of Childhood Obesity and Hunger:
Feb. 17, 2017 - 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Registration fee is $40 ($20 for students).
Service providers, teachers, and leaders from local organizations, as well as undergraduate and graduate students in health, education, social work, public policy, and nutrition, would benefit from attending this symposium.
Please forward this information to others who might be interested in this topic.
Join Us In Philadelphia! Scope of Pain - Safe and Competent Opioid Prescribing Education
Thursday, March 16, 2017 | 5:30 - 9 p.m.
Springfield Country Club | 400 W. Sproul Road | Springfield, PA
Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 7:30 a.m. - Noon
Community Behavioral Health | 801 Market Street - Room 1154AB | Philadelphia, PA
SCOPE of Pain is designed to help you safely and effectively manage patients with chronic pain, when appropriate, with opioid analgesics. These meetings include essential clinical content on opioid prescribing as well as state-specific information, including a policy and resource panel with representatives from State and local agencies.
View complete details and register.
Save the Date: 12th Annual Tools for Success
Plans for the 12th Annual Tools for Success Practice Management Conference are underway. Mark your schedules now – May 10 – and attend the daylong conference at the Springfield Country Club that will address practice management challenges. There will be a physician and practice manager evening program, too. Keynote and breakout sessions will focus on bridging the gaps between medical care & behavioral healthcare. Suggestions for workshop topics are welcomed. More details to come.
Get Your MACRA Questions Answered
Learn how to implement MACRA by registering for PAMED's interactive MACRA webinar open exclusively to members:
PAMED's 2017 Awards
Dr. Ondecko Ligda was one of the 2016 winners of PAMED's Top Physicians Under 40 Award. Find out more about all of PAMED's 2017 awards and nominate a colleague. Learn More.
Save the Date: Spring Practice Manager Meetings
Registration for PAMED's member-only practice manager meetings is coming soon. You'll get regulatory, legislative, and payer updates, as well as comprehensive MACRA guidance.
April 19: King of Prussia
April 25: Cranberry Township
May 2: Harrisburg (will include webcast option)
Deadline to Apply for Reconsideration of 2017 Medicare EHR Payment Adjustment Is Feb. 28
Did the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) send a letter to you or your practice, saying that you are subject to the 2017 Medicare EHR payment adjustment based on your performance during the 2015 EHR reporting period? If so—and you believe you received a negative adjustment in error—you can apply for reconsideration through Feb. 28, 2017. View application and instructions.