CDC: About Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

March 13, 2020

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.html https://www.medicaid.gov/state-resource-center/disaster-response-toolkit/covid19/index.html

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Young Physician Event @ Napper Tandy’s

March 13, 2020

Join us March 19th, 2020 NOW ONLINE! Topic: Young Physician Panel HD Meeting Time: Mar 19, 2020 @6:00 PM Join OfficeSuite Meeting https://meeting.windstream.com/j/11116480531 Dial by your location +1 646 741 5293 +1 646 741 5292 Meeting ID: 111 1648 0531

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Physician Advocacy Day – Update from March 5th

March 7, 2020

The Suffolk County Medical Society discussed issues on: ·  Proposed Disciplinary Actions Against Physicians ·  The Excess Medical Malpractice Program Funding  ·  Proposed Medicaid Cuts ·  Scope of Practice Expansions ·  Limiting e-Cigarettes and Vaping ·  Prior Authorization Reform ·  and many more as the conversation led Our physicians discussed these issues in 13 appointments…

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OUR NEW 2019 SCMS PRESIDENT

February 26, 2020

Please welcome Dr. Richard Schoor,  our new SCMS president for 2019 to 2020.

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PRESS RELEASE: “Zero Tolerance” Policy: Separating children from their parents

February 25, 2020

The Suffolk County Medical Society represents over 2,500 physicians practicing medicine on Eastern Long Island, in the state of New York. The current situation occurring at the southern border of the United States where persons are attempting to enter this country illegally with children, under the “Zero Tolerance” policy instituted recently by Presidential order, is…

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Low Dose CT (LDCT) Lung Cancer Screening

February 25, 2020

Due to the highly effective nature of LDCT for lung cancer screening in current or prior chronic smokers, MSSNY supports screening patients meeting five established criteria. These include: • Age 55-77 years of age• No signs or symptoms of lung cancer• A 30-pack year or greater history of tobacco smoking• Current smoker or has quit…

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Paid Family Leave Health Care Provider Webinar

February 25, 2020

As a health care provider, you play a critical role in certifying medical documentation in a timely manner and raising awareness of Paid Family Leave among your patients and their families. This presentation will provide an overview of Paid Family Leave and health care providers’ role in the process, and point you to some helpful…

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MEMBERSHIP GROUP HEALTH INSURANCE SURVEY:

February 25, 2020

Cost Effective Health Plan for Medical Society members, your family and employees. Are you interested? Please let us know by answering these ten survey questions. (complete it in less than 30 sec) Your feedback will help determine if we can add this as a Member Benefit! Full URL: www.surveymonkey.com/r/GroupHealthIns

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Medicine Unplugged: An interview with Dr William Spencer MD, Suffolk County Legislator

February 25, 2020
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Assemblyman Andrew Raia

February 25, 2020
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