COVID-19 + Holiday Safety | Make your Patients’ Holiday Season a Healthy One

Nov 18, 2020
The holiday season is a time of celebration, reflection, and fresh starts. This year is an especially important time to talk with your patients about COVID-19 and holiday safety and health. Here are a few things It’s important to discuss with your patients this holiday season to help you maximize...
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We're All in This Together

Nov 9, 2020
It’s 2006. We are all 14 years younger and definitely better looking than today. I had just uprooted my 3 young daughters (ages 14, 12, and 6) from their established lives in Orange County, CA and moved them to Charlottesville, VA on a whim to “improve” our lives. At least, my children made it seem...
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We Must Improve Access to Children's Mental Health Services

Oct 21, 2020
We have a responsibility to advocate for high quality children's mental health services for the young people in our communities. According to the National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI), 1 in 5 children ages 13-18 in the United States have or will have a serious mental illness. Approximately 50...
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Physicians Must Be the Drum Major for Patient Advocacy

Oct 21, 2020
How to lead the parade; the physician community of Virginia needs to be the drum major when advocating for our patients, our profession, and our communities. My daughter’s Band teacher would tell his students, “practice, show up, and bring your stuff; good advice for music and good advice for life...
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2019 Commercially Reasonable Payments Data Set

Sep 17, 2020
Some of the definitions within the 2019 Commercially Reasonable Payments methodology page required updating. A few fields within the Data by Code tab also needed minor formatting adjustments for better Excel manipulation. Click below for the 2019 Commercially Reasonable Payments Data Set with these...
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MSV requests a Market Conduct Study from the Bureau of Insurance

Aug 18, 2020
Dear Commissioner Scott White: Thank you for your leadership during this unprecedented time in our Commonwealth and our country. As you know, the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) serves as the voice of Virginia’s physicians, residents, medical students, physician assistants and physician assistant...
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The Medical Society Virginia Seeks a Health Policy Analyst

Aug 3, 2020
The Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) understands the needs of physicians today. That’s because MSV, a not-for-profit membership association, represents a diverse group of physicians who know that medicine now extends beyond caring for patients. MSV’s commitment is to steadfastly advocate for...
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The Medical Society of Virginia Seeks Director of Health Policy

Aug 3, 2020
The Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) understands the needs of physicians today. That’s because MSV, a not-for-profit membership association, represents a diverse group of physicians who know that medicine now extends beyond caring for patients. MSV’s commitment is to steadfastly advocate for...
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A Message from MSV's President

Jun 8, 2020
Good afternoon, These have been challenging and unprecedented times for the healthcare community, our patients, and the entire world. So, I wanted to take some time to personally address the hardships, tragedies, and triumphs. The COVID-19 Pandemic has shaken the world in ways we could not have...
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Access to PPE for Healthcare Providers

May 13, 2020
Amazon HCP Portal The Virginia Emergency Support Team (VEST) has coordinated with Amazon to ensure organizations on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response in the Commonwealth can purchase critically needed personal protective equipment (PPE) through Amazon Business on a prioritized basis. This...
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