Archive for August, 2011

  • Campbell PA Program Begins

    A new program that began Monday may help to ease a predicted shortage of primary care providers in North Carolina over the next ten years. Thirty-four students are enrolled in […]

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  • AOA Accepts NCMS Past President

    The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA), the oldest national orthopaedic association in the world, announced this week that it had accepted NCMS Past President G. Hadley Callaway, MD, of Raleigh as […]

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  • September is ‘Women in Medicine’ Month

    In September, the NCMS Foundation celebrates Women in Medicine Month by recognizing outstanding women in the medical profession. Do you know someone who deserves to be recognized as a mentor, […]

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  • CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS: NCMS HOUSE OF DELEGATES

    In accordance with the NCMS Bylaws, all resolutions to be considered by the House of Delegates at its annual meeting in October must be submitted at least forty-five (45) days […]

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  • In the News This Week…

    Setup of state health care exchange resumes, 8-22-11, The News & Observer (Under the Dome)—report about a work group that resumed work this week on a new state health benefits […]

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  • Learning Opportunities Center

    Lean Healthcare 200: Applying the Fundamentals is two full days of hands-on learning, equipping participants with practical tools and strategies to make significant and sustainable cultural changes within their organizations […]

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  • Staff Rounds: Your NCMS At Work For You

    Events/meetings involving NCMS staff working on your behalf this week.  Date Event/Organization Staff 8/17 Community Practitioner Program Assessment, Hendersonville Amy Dunatov 8/18 Regional Extension Center (REC) Site Visit, Burnsville;Community Practitioner […]

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  • Bulletin for 8-19-2011

    Bulletin for 8-19-2011

    Volume 62 Issue 33 – August 19, 2011 Featured Stories Medical Staff Bylaws: Keeping Physicians in the Know and Involved The physicians at Haywood Medical Center recognized the importance of […]

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  • Medical Staff Bylaws: Keeping Physicians in the Know and Involved

    The physicians at Haywood Medical Center recognized the importance of reviewing and making changes to their Medical Staff Bylaws as the Medical Center worked to regain its Medicare certification back in 2008. See how the NCMS helped them with this process.

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  • Coming Soon: 2011 NCMS Legislative Summary

    Covering bills of interest to physicians, the Summary will include the all-important SB 33 – Medical Liability Reforms and HB 542 – Tort Reform for Citizens and Business, along with summaries of 86 other pieces of legislation affecting health care and the community of medicine.

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