Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 04/01/2019  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  Defendant in Aroostook County Jail Should Remain on MAT, Court Says
•  CMS Urged to Adopt Better Cost Measures in MIPS
•  Northern Maine Medical Center Among Top 20 Rural Hospitals in US
•  Public Health Updates from the AMA
•  Governor Ends 24-month Prior Authorization Requirement for MAT
•  Webinar: Estate Planning 101 - Managing Risks to Your Wealth
•  Photos from Physicians' Day at the Legislature 2019
•  Boards Seek Comments on Proposed Rule for Office-based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
•  MMA Legislative Call Tuesday, April 2nd
•  State House Highlights of the Week: HCIFS Committee Hears Bills on Insurance Coverage for Abortion, Prudent Layperson Standard, Lead
•  Upcoming Specialty Society Meetings
•  Motivational Interviewing and SBIRT - Sat 4/6 in Biddeford
•  NAMI Maine’s Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention Conference - Friday, April 12, 2019
•  22nd Maine Pain Symposium on May 1 8am-4:30pm at University of New England
•  BC/BE Family Medicine Physician or Experienced Family Nurse Practitioner
•  Physician for Maine Maritime Academy Summer Training Cruise
•  Internal Medicine Outpatient Physician
•  Mid Coast Maine - Adult Psychiatrist and/ Psychiatric NP/PA Opportunity
•  Family Medicine Opportunity in Beautiful Western Maine
•  PCHC in need of Pediatrician for Brand New Pediatric Center!
•  Medical Director - Maine Mobile Health Program
•  Board Certified Family Physician - Newport, RI
•  Psychiatric Mental Health NP - Leeds
•  Outpatient Internal Medicine Physician – Bangor, Maine
•  Opportunities at the VA for Volunteer Physicians
•  Volunteer Opportunity with Partners for World Health


Webinar: Estate Planning 101 - Managing Risks to Your Wealth

This webinar presented by Baystate Financial will be held on Tuesday, April 23 from 6-7pm.


Webinar: Estate Planning 101 - Managing Risks to Your Wealth

Join Baystate Financial for our webinar on April 23 from 6-7pm.

This presentation will review the estate planning process by exploring the tax benefits and tax advantages available when planning for your estate.  

Participants will learn the basics of estate planning.  Upon completion of this course, they will:

- Explain the different options available in planning for an estate;
- Discuss the current tax law under The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012;
- Discuss various federal gift and estate tax reductions techniques;
- Discuss the role of life insurance;
- Be familiar with the personal and business tax ramifications associated with estates.

To RSVP, please contact Victoria Michaud at 207-770-2028 or via email at  Please note space is limited so save your seat today!

The information provided is not written or intended as specific tax or legal advice.  MassMutual, its employees and representatives are not authorized to give tax or legal advice.  Individuals are encouraged to seek advice from their own tax or legal counsel.  MassMutual Financial Grouop is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliate companies and sales representatives.  CRN201905-210614AS6021