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NYCU July 13, 2021

  TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2021 PHYSICIANS: There is a Virtual Webinar on Wednesday, July 21st from 6:00 to 7:30pm on ‘Aducanumab for Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease: Controversy & Patient Communications’. It will be moderated by Steven Koh, MD and will be a panel discussion among geriatric specialists that will clarify controversial issues surrounding FDA's recent approval of aducanumab for treatment of Alzheimer's disease, and appropriate messaging to patients and family members. The presentation will cover: Importance of early screening, and how to conduct Specific testing needed to be conducted prior to referral Potential risks and side effects ...

NYCU April 14, 2020

TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2020 PHYSICIANS:  SDCMS wants to hear feedback from physicians who are seeking Small Business Administration forgivable loans for their practices — on how well the process has worked for them or whether they have had problems and, if so, how significant. The San Diego County Medical Society and California Medical Association ...

NYCU February 18, 2020

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2020 PHYSICIANS:  I'm happy to share that after much work and effort by the California Medical Association, Noridian, the California Medicare contractor, has recently advised that it will begin reprocessing claims impacted by errors in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Geographic Practice Cost Indices (GPCIs) file. ...

NYCU January 21, 2020

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2020 PHYSICIANS:  We just received an urgent message from the California Medical Association that CMS has issued a proposed rule that will significantly reduce our state's Medicaid funding, exacerbate provider shortages and undermine patient access to medical care. We need as many physicians as possible to submit UNIQUE comments. Immediate action ...

NYCU January 7, 2020

TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2020 PHYSICIANS:  The beginning of the new year means there is a great deal of important information and a number of significant deadlines to share with you. On December 9, 2019, the SDCMS Nominating Committee convened and is recommending a proposed slate of SDCMS Board of Directors candidates for ...