October 11, 2016

The Virginia General Assembly’s Health Insurance Reform Commission (HIRC) met on Sept. 27 to discuss “fail first” step therapy protocols used by health insurers to manage medication and other services. This process requires patients to try one or more medications specified by the insurance company, typically a generic or lower cost medicine, to...

September 22, 2016

We need your help. The Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) currently has an opportunity for you, as Virginia physicians, to influence the creation and implementation of a Virginia based fee schedule. Please take a moment to see how you can provide input in determining rates for workers' compensation medical services and ensure that your voice as a physician is heard. 

Background
As you may recall, during the 2016 General Assembly session, MSV successfully...