WHEREAS, MSV Policy 55.1.09 states, “The Medical Society of Virginia supports the goals of the initiatives of the Northern Virginia medical societies as they relate to participation in the national effort to change the policies of managed care companies; and
WHEREAS, MSV, already has a policy to support Northern Virginia Medical Societies as they relate to participation in the national effort to change policies of managed care companies; and
WHEREAS, such policy is now mute, as payment structures have shifted to value-based contracting; and
RESOLVED, that the Medical Society of Virginia amend Policy 55.1.09 to be the following:
As it aligns with existing MSV policy, the Medical Society of Virginia supports the Medical Society of Northern Virginia’s efforts, including deregulation of the COPN process.