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Medigram: August 14, 2014

Top Story

WMJ explores food insecurity in Wisconsin
Two separate research studies published in the August issue of WMJ deal directly with hunger in Wisconsin. Read more.

News Briefs

Society accepting physician applications for
innovative leadership program

Physicians who are in current or emerging leadership roles are encouraged to engage in a dynamic, new leadership program. Leading Healthy Work Systems will be offered by the Wisconsin Medical Society for the first time this fall and again in the spring of 2015. Read more.

Maximum fees for copies of health care records increases
The maximum fees health care providers may charge for providing copies of health care records are adjusted annually based on the consumer price index. Read more.

Nominate a young physician for Viste award
The Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation is seeking nominations for the Kenneth M. Viste, Jr., MD, Young Physician Leadership Award to be presented at the 2015 Wisconsin Medical Society Annual Meeting. Read more.