Safer Opioid Prescribing and Management of Pain & Addiction Webinar 4/12 @ 12pm – CME Available

March 30, 2021

Upcoming Webinar: “Safer Opioid Prescribing and Management of Pain & Addiction” Speaker: Aaron D. Fox, MD, MS Monday, April 12th at 12:00pm Advance registration is MANDATORY! CLICK HERE to register. Registration ends on…

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Optum Pay Payment Program Update

March 29, 2021

“In response to strong concerns from the American Medical Association (AMA), manystate medical associations and national specialty medical societies, and individual physician practices, Optum Pay modified its electronic payment program…

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Serve on the Evaluation Committee for Doctors of Tomorrow!

March 29, 2021

The Suffolk County Medical Society/Suffolk Academy of Medicine are seeking physicians to serve on the evaluation committee. Committee members will review a select number of submissions, sent via e-mail. Each…

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2 Days Left to Help Over 16,000+ NY Physicians Keep Excess Med Mal Ins And Prevent a 50% Cost-Share Imposition!

March 29, 2021

Excess Insurance 50% Cost-Share Increase to Physicians “Only 2 days remain before the 21-22 NYS Budget is due.  On behalf of the over 16,000 NYS physicians who utilize the Excess…

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Potential for False Results with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc. cobas SARS-CoV-2 & Influenza Test for use on the cobas Liat System

March 24, 2021

“Please be advised that all medical practices in New York State are receiving this notification from the New York State Physician Office Laboratory Evaluation Program (POLEP), whether they perform this…

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NYSDOH Informational Message: Monoclonal Antibodies

March 18, 2021

“Monoclonal antibody treatments for Covid19 are no longer being distributed through a state allocation system. There is no shortage in supply of these drugs, and the U.S. Department of Health and…

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New AMA webinar: Therapeutics for Use in COVID-19

March 16, 2021

“New webinar! Register now: Therapeutics for Use in COVID-19March 17 at 2 p.m. CT / 3 p.m. ETHost: Susan R. Bailey, MD, AMA President Guest:• Janet Woodcock, MD, director, Center…

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Electronic Death Registration System (EDRS) Winter 2021 Newsletter

March 11, 2021

“The Electronic Death Registration System (EDRS) Team has released the latest EDRS Newsletter Winter 2021 issue. Important information on Completing Pending Cause of Death Filings (NOTE: There is a deadline…

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Changes to EDRS “Pending” Cause of Death

March 3, 2021

“Attention all Medical Providers, especially those certifying Coroner-created records, who are NYS EDRS users Action: In an effort to improve data quality and reduce cases registered with “pending” Cause of…

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February 2021 Commissioner’s Letter

March 2, 2021

NYS Commissioner of Health Howard A Zucker, M.D., J.D. has released his February 2021 letter. CLICK HERE to read the letter.

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