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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Interview with Med Mal Insurance Expert Scott Palde

February 25, 2020
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Reject Governor’s Physician Disciplinary Proposal

February 25, 2020
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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

February 25, 2020

Breakthrough advances in AI and machine learning (ML) have led to ambitious visions of how new systems can help revolutionize healthcare. Microsoft is spending 40 million in healthcare AI. Read more here:WordPress Healthcare Intelligence

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STRENGTHENING OVERSIGHT OF PHYSICIANS??

February 25, 2020

New Requirements Protect Patients by Enhancing the Authority of Department of Health’s Office of Professional Medical Conduct Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the 36th proposal of his 2020 State of the State Agenda – strengthening the oversight of physicians and other medical professionals to protect patients. The Governor is proposing a comprehensive set of…

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