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NYCU March 1, 2022

  TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2022 PHYSICIANS: The CalHealthCares application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 11, 2022. Eligible physicians and dentists will now have an extra two weeks to submit their applications for the program. Interested individuals must apply by 11:59 PM on March 11th to be considered for an award. CalHealthCares hosted webinars to provide an overview of the application, important timelines, common errors, and the scoring system. If you were unable to attend one of the webinars, you can still view a recording HERE. We encourage interested physicians and dentists ...

NYCU February 15, 2022

  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2022 PHYSICIANS: The CalHealthCares Loan Repayment Program is open and accepting applications until February 25, 2022. It has approximately $54 million for physicians this cycle to award to qualifying applicants in loan repayments of up to $300,000 in exchange for a five–year commitment. To help prospective applicants with their application process, CalHealthCares has been hosting webinars to walk interested applicants through the process by providing an overview of the application, important timelines, common errors, and the scoring system. The webinars conclude with a live question and answer session. Interested applicants ...

NYCU February 1, 2022

  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2022 PHYSICIANS: The Medical Board of California Expert Reviewer Program is reaching out for assistance in recruiting qualified Board expert reviewers. The Board established its Expert Reviewer Program in July 1994 as an impartial and professional means to support its investigation and enforcement functions. Experts assist the Board by providing reviews and opinions on Board cases and conducting physical and mental evaluations. Physicians residing in California, who have full–time active practices in California and meet the minimum requirements, are encouraged to apply to be an expert for the Board. ...

NYCU January 18, 2022

  TUESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2022 PHYSICIANS: It’s that time of year when annual SDCMS–CMA dues are, in fact, due!! I’m proud to say that SDCMS worked harder than ever on behalf of our members during this unprecedented pandemic. Countless hours were spent securing PPE for physicians, compiling critical resources, and securing vaccines for physicians and their staff that weren’t a part of the initial wave. We realized that the pandemic has had different effects on all our practices in San Diego and worked to assist in every possible way we could. This year ...

NYCU December 14, 2021

  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2021 PHYSICIANS: Time is running out! 2,185 California medical organizations have already received about $29.6 million from CalVaxGrant to help cover the costs associated with serving as a COVID–19 community vaccination site. There’s about $10.4 million left in available funding, and applications are approved first come, first served, so please consider joining your health care colleagues in keeping our communities healthy and thriving. Learn more and apply today: CalVaxGrant.org or call (916) 551–2565 for one–on–one assistance and more information. Physicians must be knowledgeable regarding how to avoid being reported to the ...

NYCU November 30, 2021

  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2021 PHYSICIANS: Today, people from around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate #GivingTuesday. Please join your physician colleagues by making a tax–deductible donation to Champions for Health, the charitable non–profit for San Diego County Medical Society. Champions for Health has made a major difference in providing access to care and helping fulfill the needs of the medically underserved and minority communities in San Diego County. The pandemic has also resulted in Champions taking on a significant role in helping vaccinate those communities throughout our ...