Maine Medicine Weekly Update - Special 2021 Election Issue - Maine Medicine Weekly  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
Lead Story
•  Want to Influence Your Local Government? Vote In Off-Cycle Elections
Statewide Ballot Issues
•  “CMP Corridor” or the “Clean Energy Corridor” - Question 1
Maine Secretary of State Resources
•  The Maine Secretary of State Website Has All The Logistical Information You Need
Opinion
•  Vote Yes on One
•  Yes on 1, Yes on 2, No on 3
Informational Resources
•  Question 2 – Bond Issue
•  Question 3 – Constitutional Amendment
Additional Media Resources
•  Local Media Links to Learn More About Your Local Issues and Candidates
UPCOMING EVENTS
•  Upcoming Specialty Society Meetings
•  Join us for an introduction to hospice services in our 11/2 webinar: Let’s Talk Hospice!
•  AAP EQIPP Course: Immunizations - Strategies for Success (for RURAL Health Providers)
•  SUPPORT For ME Training and Technical Assistance Initiative Webinars on November 3 & December 1
•  Maine Independent Clinical Information Service: MICIS presentations & Academic Detailing
HEALTHCARE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
•  Physician (BC/BE in Family Medicine) - Mt. Abram Regional Health Center, (Kingfield, Maine)
•  Physician (BC/BE in Family Medicine) - Bingham Area Health Center

 

Maine Independent Clinical Information Service: MICIS presentations & Academic Detailing

Schedule a 1-hour presentation at your medical practice or hospital, or request an individual Academic Detailing session.

The Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS) offers independent, evidence-based prescribing information directly to prescribers.

Schedule a 1-hour presentation at your medical practice or hospital.
Two topics are currently available.

  • Simplified Treatment of Hepatitis C in Primary Care Settings
  • Prescribing to Reduce Opioid Overdose Risk

Individual Academic Detailing sessions
One-on-one Academic Detailing sessions are available on these topics and can be scheduled for any time of day.

  • Level 2: Simplified Treatment of Hepatitis C in Primary Care Settings
  • Opioid Prescribing Discussion Including Maine Law
  • MAT (Medications for Addiction Treatment) Basics Discussion
  • MAT (Medications for Addiction Treatment) Advanced Discussion
  • Deprescribing Opioids & Benzodiazepines

Descriptions of presentations and Academic Detailing topics are available at https://micismaine.org/education-topics/.  Contact MICIS at https://micismaine.org/contact/ for more information and scheduling.  MICIS is a program of the Maine Medical Association.