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Resources to help Medicare beneficiaries

Oct 13, 2016
If any of your patients are Medicare beneficiaries preparing for open enrollment, from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7, please tell them to consider their current health needs and the many preventive services covered by Medicare. Click here for all the recommendations provided by the Virginia Department for...
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MSV congratulates Bradley Kesser, M.D.

Oct 13, 2016
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced the latest appointments into his administration, and the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) congratulates Bradley Kesser, M.D. of Charlottesville for his appointment into the Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. Click here to view all the appointments.
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The MSV Annual Meeting starts now!

Oct 13, 2016
We’re very excited to see you at the Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center in the next few days! Thank you for joining us for the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) Annual Meeting! To ensure the most successful meeting, please be sure you sign up for the MSV Annual Meeting app at http://my.yapp.us/...
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Needed! Input on Medicaid managed care

Oct 13, 2016
Do you currently accept Medicaid? Please share why or why you don’t accept Medicaid in the following survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/P9SD8YV and help us collect data on Medicaid. Also, the Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) is very interested in receiving input from Medical...
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Final roundup – Everything you need for next week’s Annual Meeting

Oct 6, 2016
We’re very excited to see all of you at the Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center next week for the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) Annual Meeting! In order to ensure the most successful meeting, please be sure you do the following at www.msv.org : • Register – It’s not too late. Register now . •...
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MSV to welcome AMA Board of Trustees to Annual Meeting

Oct 6, 2016
The Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) is pleased to share that Omar Maniya, M.B.A., who serves on the American Medical Association (AMA) Board of Trustees, is attending our Annual Meeting. As a medical student at Georgetown University School of Medicine, he has worked closely with our medical...
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Zika Update #6 from S. Hughes Melton, M.D.

Oct 6, 2016
Virginia Chief Deputy Commissioner S. Hughes, Melton, M.D., M.B.A., FAAFP, FABAM distributed a clinician notice on Zika with the latest actions that providers can take to help prevent infection. Please click here to view the full notice, which includes tools that you may provide to your patients.
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Last chance for Addiction Recovery Treatment Services (ARTS)!

Oct 6, 2016
The Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) has three information sessions remaining for its in-person informational sessions for providers on the Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services transformation: “ARTS 101 – The Basics.” These sessions provide a general overview of...
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Attend the Virginia Telehealth Network Summit – Nov. 18

Oct 6, 2016
You are invited to attend the Virginia Telehealth Network Summit (VTN) on Nov. 18 at Jordan Hall Conference Center at the University of Virginia. This event will serve as a forum for anyone interested in learning about, contributing to and collaborating on telehealth initiatives in Virginia. This...
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MSV in action: Oct. 3 to 7

Oct 6, 2016
Get an inside peek into where Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) staff and leadership are every week with MSV in action. This week, we participated in the following: 10/3 – Staff attended the Eastern Virginia Medical School Annual Meeting Caucus 10/5 – Staff attended a reception for Speaker William...
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