Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 08/12/2019  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
•  MMA's 166th Annual Session in Bar Harbor September 6-8
•  Surprise Billing Legislation Being Considered in Congress
•  Proposed Medicare Fee Schedule Changes
•  Recent Study Suggests CV Risk Reduction From Continuing Statins After 75
•  This Week's Public Health Updates from the AMA
•  10th Annual Silent Auction to Be Held at Annual Session
•  MICIS Individual Academic Detailing Sessions on Opioid Topics
•  United States Census 2020
129th MAINE LEGISLATURE
•  MMA Legislative Calls Finished for the Session
UPCOMING EVENTS
•  Upcoming Specialty Society Meetings
•  Complex Mental and Behavioral Health Needs of Maine Youth - August 16
•  Quality Counts: Rapid Induction Starting in the ED (RISE) Training, ECHO Program
•  Obesity Medicine: There is no 'one size fits all' - Monthly Lecture Series Beginning September 18th
•  Maine Concussion Management Initiative (MCMI) Training Program - October 9
•  MMA partners with the Maine Suicide Prevention Program to offer training for clinicians.
HEALTHCARE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
•  Outpatient Internal Medicine Physician Bangor, Maine
•  BC/BE Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician
•  Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital seeks a BC/BE General Surgeon
•  Family Medicine Opportunity in Beautiful Western Maine
•  Physician Director of Primary Care
•  Family Medicine Specialist or an Internist
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
•  Opportunities at the VA for Volunteer Physicians
•  Volunteer Opportunity with Partners for World Health

 

United States Census 2020

The US census is conducted every ten years and counts every person living in the US once, only once, and in the right place. Census Day is April 1, 2020.  https://2020census.gov

 

US Census 2020

Information about the 2020 United States Census is available at https://2020census.gov

The US census is conducted every ten years and counts every person living in the US once, only once, and in the right place.  By April 1, 2020 every household will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 census and will have the option of responding to the survey online, by mail, or by phone. 

Census 101: What You Need To Know
The 2020 Census and Confidentiality