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Medigram: May 14, 2015

Top Story

Society asks for removal of reimbursement cuts to federally qualified health centers
The Wisconsin Medical Society was one of several stakeholders that signed on to a letter this week asking the state’s powerful Joint Finance Committee to remove a proposal in the Governor’s budget that would cut funding for federally qualified health centers (FQHC). Read more.

News Briefs

Foundation launches 2015 White Coat Campaign
The Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation’s annual White Coat Campaign is officially underway, providing a unique opportunity for physicians from different generations to connect with medical students attending school in Wisconsin. Read more.

CME available in latest WMJ
Wisconsin Medical Society members are reminded that they can earn continuing medical education (CME) credit at no cost by reading the designated article and successfully completing a corresponding quiz in the latest issue of WMJ. Read more.

MetaStar extends expertise to Medicaid-enrolled providers
MetaStar’s team of experienced local professionals helps health care practices navigate complex federal requirements for adoption and meaningful use of electronic health records (EHRs). Read more.

Society sponsors healthy food and beverages forum
The Wisconsin Medical Society is co-sponsoring a forum on healthy food and beverage initiatives in hospitals and clinics June 5 in Madison. Read more.