Hurricane Ida Added to Automatic Extreme and Uncontrollable Circumstances Policy for MIPS

September 20, 2021

In response to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) designation of Hurricane Ida as a major disaster, CMS has determined that the automatic extreme and uncontrollable circumstances (EUC) policy will…

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Advisory: Medicaid MAT Statewide Formulary

September 7, 2021
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Participate in The Telehealth Initiative!

September 3, 2021

The Medical Society of the State of New York is pleased to announce a new telehealth initiative in cooperation with the Physicians’ Foundation and the American Medical Association.  MSSNY is…

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NSPC CME Now Case Study: T3 Hemangioma Compresses Thoracic Spinal Cord

September 2, 2021

A 54 year-old man presented with mid-thoracic back pain and was found, by imaging, to have a presumed T3 vertebral body hemangioma. He was neurologically intact and treated conservatively without…

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Revised Notice of Reporting Requirements and Reporting Timeline for Recipients of Provider Relief Fund Payments

August 31, 2021

HHS has revised the Provider Relief Fund (PRF) Post-Payment Notice of Reporting Requirements that was issued on January 15, 2021. The new reporting requirements are now available on HHS’ website along with…

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FREE CME Online Conference by CHS

August 19, 2021

JOIN CATHOLIC HEALTH for a free online CME conference. Physicians, APPs, Nurses, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants and Occupational Therapists are invited to join our free virtual conference to learn…

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Medical Program Administrator – Suffolk DOH position

August 18, 2021

Medical Program Administrator – Hauppauge, NY 11788 – Indeed.com Suffolk County Department of Health Services, Division of Community Mental Hygiene A Full-time Medical Program Administrator is needed in the Opioid…

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New Survey Reveals 55% of Physicians Know a Physician Who Considered, Attempted or Died by Suicide

August 11, 2021

The Physicians Foundation Releases New Survey on Physician Practice and Wellbeing a Year into the Pandemic The Physicians Foundation today released the results of a national survey, which finds that…

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Biden Issues Executive Order Seeking Non-Compete Reform

August 2, 2021

Employment Law Alert July 23, 2021 By: Kimberly B. Malerba, Esq. By: Kassandra Polanco, Esq. On July 9, 2021, President Biden issued an Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the…

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DOH Informational Message: June 2021 Commissioner’s Letter

July 1, 2021

https://scms-sam.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Notification_106661.pdf June 2021 Dear Colleagues: We continue to see steady progress in our fight against COVID-19 here in New York State. Earlier this month, we achieved a tremendous milestone. Over…

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