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Medigram: November 14, 2019

Top Story

Legislature fall session wrap-up
Earlier this week the Senate and Assembly wrapped up their fall session. The Wisconsin Medical Society has been working hard to ensure the physician voice is heard at the Capitol by holding more than 100 meetings with legislators, while physicians across the state sent more than 600 messages to legislators through WisMed Voice. Read more.

News Briefs

CME Conference to focus on adolescents, young adults and trauma-informed care
The Wisconsin Medical Society has partnered with the Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to bring together experts on emerging health care trends within the transition zone of adolescents becoming young adults for the Society’s Annual Meeting Education Conference. Read more.

Investors Associated, LLP, sponsors Fall Well-being & Empowerment Forum
The Wisconsin Medical Society is pleased to announce that Investors Associated is sponsoring the Fall Well-being & Empowerment Forum on November 21 at the Italian Community Center in Milwaukee. Read more.

Recommended by Wisconsin Medical Society CEO Bud Chumbley, MD, MBA

According to this NAM Perspectives article, studies have found that team-based care within a positive team environment mitigates clinician burnout, increases job satisfaction, and can improve patient outcomes while reducing cost of treatment.

Bellin leaders launched team-based care in 2014 and have discovered that empowering their clinicians can help to restore joy in practice. Bellin offers a team-based care training camp.