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Medigram: November 30, 2017

Top Story

New CEO meets with lawmakers in DC
In his first week as the Wisconsin Medical Society’s new CEO, Clyde “Bud” Chumbley, MD, MBA, traveled to Washington, DC, to meet members of Wisconsin’s Congressional delegation, including U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin and Ron Johnson. Read more.

News Briefs

Hosting a holiday party? Read this first!
This time of year, many employers host holiday parties to show appreciation for their employees and to provide employees a chance to socialize with their colleagues. Read more.

Society submits comments to CMS on ACA benefit and payment parameters
The Society on Monday submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on its proposed 2019 revisions to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Benefit and Payment Parameters. Read more.

MEB-required opioid CME: Are you in compliance?
December is here, which means there are just a few weeks left before the deadline to complete an approved two-hour CME program on responsible opioid prescribing. Read more.

Symposium 2017 Dec 7-8 in Wisconsin Dells
There’s still time to register for Symposium 2017, “Taking Charge of Change,” being held Dec. 7-8 in Wisconsin Dells. Read more.

MetaStar Achieves Wisconsin Forward Award’s Excellence Level
MetaStar, Inc. received the Wisconsin Forward Award’s (WFA) Excellence level recognition during the 20th Wisconsin Forward Award Gala November 16 in Madison. Read more.