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    Improve the health of the people of Wisconsin by supporting and strengthening physicians' ability to practice high-quality patient care in a changing environment.
About Us

About Us

2016 represents a significant milestone for the Wisconsin Medical Society (Society)—our 175th anniversary! Created by an act of the Territorial Legislature in 1841, the Society has a rich and proud history advancing the science and art of medicine.                     ...

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Symposium 2016:Innovate, Integrate, Motivate

Symposium 2016:
Innovate, Integrate, Motivate

  Sept. 15-16, 2016, Sheraton Madison Hotel For this annual event—now in its 17th year—the Wisconsin Medical Society and the Wisconsin Medical Group Management Association have partnered to bring education and networking opportunities to a variety of health care professionals. Discuss innovative strategies that you can integrate into your ...

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Doc to Doc

Doc to Doc

Doc to Doc is an opportunity for the Society's Chief Medical Officer Donn Dexter, MD, to share his insights into Society initiatives - and other issues affecting health care — doctor to doctor.

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MetLife Disability Insurance

MetLife Disability Insurance

  Help Protect Your Most Important Assets: You and Your Business                                                                                 ...

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WMJ vol. 115, issue 3

WMJ vol. 115, issue 3

Treating Mental Health: How community alliances and system change can lead to better patient outcomes -- An article in this issue of WMJ describes a program that successfully reduced inpatient psychiatric readmissions by implementing organizational change and patient interventions.

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Opioid Education

Opioid Education

With growing concern for the opioid abuse epidemic and a likely prescribing-related continuing medical education mandate by the Medical Examining Board, the education subcomittee of the Wisconsin Medical Society’s Opioid Task Force has developed an opioid prescribing webinar series approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Presented by ...

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Zika Virus Resources

Zika Virus Resources

Zika is a disease caused by Zika virus, which is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain and conjunctivitis, although there have been reports of microcephaly and other poor pregnancy outcomes ...

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Parents assisting children to attach cycling helmets safely and to ride a bicycles.

On Air Health Care

One in eight bicycle accidents results in brain injuries, according to the Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute. Listen to this public service announcement to learn more.

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Insurance Protection

Insurance Protection

  Wisconsin Medical Society Insurance & Financial Services, Inc., is the only Wisconsin-based insurance firm exclusively serving the medical community. With more than 30 years of dedicated service, our sole mission is meeting the insurance needs of Wisconsin physicians, hospitals, clinics, related health care professionals, their employees and families. ...

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