Bulletin for 8-12-2011

North Carolina Medical Society - NCMS Bulletin

Volume 62 Issue 32 – August 12, 2011

Featured Stories

BREAKING NEWS: Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down PPACA Insurance Requirement

A federal appeals court has struck down the requirement in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) that nearly all Americans must carry health insurance or face penalities.

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2011 Legislative Session: Medical Liability Reforms and Much More

While enactment of SB 33 – Medical Liability Reforms was a major achievement for the NCMS Legislative Affairs team this legislative session, dozens of other bills of interest to physicians will also be included in the soon-to-be released 2011 Legislative Summary.

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NCMS Joins Physician Groups in Calling for Standards for Public Performance Reports about Physicians

The North Carolina Medical Society this week joined with the AMA and 80 other national and state medical and specialty societies in calling for standardization of data used for public performance reports about physicians and other Medicare providers.

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In This Issue

Federal Funding To Expand Access to Health Care in North Carolina and Other States

NC DPH Offers Updated Information in Memos about Vector Borne Diseases

Interactive Video and Flashcard Available for Flu Vaccine Administration

In the News This Week…

Eye MDs Annual Meeting Set for September 16-18 in Asheville; Early Bird Rates End August 16

Learning Opportunities Center

Staff Rounds: Your NCMS At Work For You

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Meetings & Events

NC Pediatric Society 2011 Annual Meeting
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NC Spine Society Annual Meeting
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Carolinas Chapter/American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Annual Meeting
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Contact Info

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Raleigh, NC 27611

1.800.722.1350 (NC only)

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