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Medigram: April 13, 2017

Top Story

New Society resource addresses ePDMP FAQs
Effective April 1, 2017, Wisconsin Act 266 requires all Wisconsin-licensed physicians and other prescribers to review a patient’s records from Wisconsin’s Enhanced Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (ePDMP) before issuing a prescription order for a monitored prescription drug. Read more.

News Briefs

Reference Committee reports available online
Reference Committee hearings to discuss resolutions and other items of business that will be considered by the Wisconsin Medical Society’s 2017 House of Delegates (HOD) were held at Society headquarters in Madison on Saturday. Read more.

Last chance to register for Foundation event
A limited number of seats are available for the Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation’s Fundraising Dinner and Silent Auction April 21, being held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Medical Society’s Annual Meeting in Wisconsin Dells. Read more.

Opioid CME coming to Wisconsin Dells April 22
Registration is open for an in-person version of the Wisconsin Medical Society’s highly rated webinar, Wisconsin Medical Examining Board Opioid Prescribing Guideline. Read more.

Home, auto and umbrella insurance now available to Society members through PIP
You invest a lot in your home, and probably spend a lot to maintain and protect it, so shouldn’t that same consideration go into insuring it? Read more.