Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 09/16/2020  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  Registration Open: MMA Virtual General Membership Meeting
•  Physician Voting More Important Than Ever
•  Women In Medicine Month: Maroulla Gleaton, M.D
•  SEP 23rd Deadline To Register for Maine’s New PMP System, RxGov
•  New MaineCare Medical Director Announced
•  COVID-19: Millinocket Wedding Outbreak Update - 7 Dead
•  Much Work Remains to Tame Maine’s Opioid Epidemic
•  Infectious Disease Monthly Graph for August 2020
•  September is Suicide Prevention Month
•  CMS COVID-19 Stakeholder Engagement Calls - September
•  COVID-19: Weekly Epidemiological Update + New Guidance Documents
•  AMA Video - COVID-19 & High-risk Pregnancies
•  Launch of ‘Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety’ Charter
•  The 2020 Census Is Happening Now
•  Baystate Financial – Fiscal Fitness for Life
MAINE LEGISLATURE
•  MMA 2021 Suggested Legislative Priorities Due Next Week
•  Want To Vote By Mail? Here's How
UPCOMING EVENTS
•  Upcoming Specialty Society Meetings
•  Maine AAP Virtual CME Conference - Sept 26 & 27
•  ME DHHS Webinar: Strategies for Addressing Disparate Impacts of COVID 19
•  Upcoming Events from the Co-Occurring Collaborative Serving Maine (CCSME)
•  Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention conference - Thursday, October 1
•  Webinar Series: Telehealth Practice Innovations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
HEALTHCARE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
•  Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
•  Behavioral Health Clinician
•  Dentist
•  Medical Director - Bucksport Regional Health Center
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AMA Video - COVID-19 & High-risk Pregnancies

AMA Chief Experience Officer Todd Unger recently spoke with health experts about how women’s health issues, especially high-risk pregnancies, have become more complicated due to COVID-19.

 

AMA Chief Experience Officer Todd Unger recently spoke with health experts about how women’s health issues, especially high-risk pregnancies, have become more complicated due to COVID-19. This episode is part of a special series throughout September focused on women physicians and patients in honor of the AMA's Women in Medicine Month.

The complete AMA video can be viewed here on YouTube

Learn more at the AMA COVID-19 resource center.