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Gudiance on Zika Virus and Pregnancy
ACOG Update on Zika Virus
NYSDOH Updated Information on Zika Virus (February 2016)
This year, MLMIC policyholders will receive a 20% dividend.
To take advantage of this dividend, you simply need to be insured by May 1, 2016, and maintain continuous coverage through July 1, 2016.
MLMIC is a mutual insurer, owned by our policyholders.
Learn more, visit www.mlmic.com/2016-dividend
or call (888) 793-0393.
CMS Seeks Public Comments on Draft Quality Measure Development Plan by March 1, 2016
On Friday, December 18, 2015, CMS released the Draft CMS Quality Measure Development Plan to build on our efforts to shift Medicare payments from volume to value. As mandated by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), section 102, CMS is required to develop and post the draft Quality Measure Development Plan (MDP) no later than January 1, 2016. Click here for more...
Attn: Young Physicians and Junior Fellows
Are you a Young Physician or Junior Fellow and have a Fellow mentor? If you would like to recognize them as your mentor, nominate him/her today. Any ACOG Fellow, including academic faculty, who has actively mentored a Young Physician or a Junior Fellow(s) as they begin post-residency practice is eligible. Deadline: March 1, 2016.
John Gibbons Medical Student Travel Award Annual Clinical & Scientific Meeting
The John Gibbons Medical Student Travel Award is available to provide assistance to medical students with travel-related expenses for the 2016 Annual Clinical Meeting in Washington, DC. Click here for more information. Deadline: March 15, 2016
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revised the recommendation for timing of post vaccination serologic testing (PVST) of infants born to hepatitis B-infected mothers. PVST should now be ordered at age 9–12 months, or 1–2 months after the final dose of the vaccine series, if the series is delayed. PVST should not be drawn before 9 months of age. Click here for more...
ACOG District II Update eNewsletter
Click here to read the latest issue of District II's Update eNewsletter