- MSNVA PHONES ARE DOWN FOR THE NEXT TWO WEEKS MSNVA phones are transitioning from land lines to a digital system, Voice Over IP (VoIP). Unfortunately, our phones will be down during this transition period, expected to take up to two weeks.
- Telemedicine Advances Faster Than States Can Keep Up The explosion of online health-care apps and providers has forced states to face tough questions -- many of which they have yet to find an answer to.
- WHO declares global public health emergency, says causal link to brain defects ‘strongly suspected’ The World Health Organization on Monday designated the Zika virus a public health emergency of international concern, an action it has taken only three times before!
- How to Avoid the 2017 Meaningful Use Penalty The AMA is encouraging ALL physicians subject to the 2015 Medicare MU program to apply for the hardship. CMS has stated that it will broadly accept hardship exemptions because of the delayed publication of the program regulations. Applying for the hardship will not prevent a physician from earning an incentive. It simply protects a physician from receiving an MU penalty.