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Medigram: June 19, 2014

Top Story

Society seeks new Chief Medical Officer
The Wisconsin Medical Society has begun the process of selecting a successor to Tim Bartholow, MD, who served as the Society’s chief medical officer (CMO). We welcome indications of interest from any MD or DO interested in a part-time or full-time CMO position with the Society. Read more.

News Briefs

2-midnight rule in effect, physician documentation
key for payment

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) formulated the Two-Midnight Rule last year to guide admitting physicians, other qualified health care providers and review contractors on when it is appropriate to admit a patient as a hospital inpatient. Read more.

FYI: For Your Insurance

Insure a great vacation; check coverage before you go
If you have a summer vacation coming up, don’t let unknown gaps in your insurance coverage ruin your trip. Read more.

Foundation Focus

White Coat Campaign underway; support needed
for 90 more students

In just six weeks, the Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation has reached 75 percent of its goal for the annual White Coat Campaign. Read more.