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National
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
MSDC Advocacy Urges Access to Healthy Food to Curb Obesity and Diet-Related Illness »
MSDC Leads Effort to Decrease Obesity and Increase Access to Healthful Foods, Especially Among the Poor At the Ann...
Friday, May 5, 2017
A Squeaker In The House Becomes Headache For The Senate »
A Squeaker In The House Becomes Headache For The Senate Source: Kaiser Health News, Julie Rovner, May 4, 2017...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attention to Doctor Burnout Benefits Patients and Doctors Alike »
Attention to Doctor Burnout Benefits Patients and Doctors Alike Source: NBC4 Washington, Doreen Gentzler and Christ...
Friday, January 13, 2017
Congress Votes Along Party Lines to Repeal Affordable Care Act »
House Votes to Begin Obamacare Repeal Process Source: Washington Post, Mike DeBonis, January 13, 2017 Congr...
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Surgeon General Issues Report on E-cigarettes »
Launching Today: Surgeon General’s Report on E-cigarettes Letter from the Office of the Surgeon General Decembe...

Metropolitan Washington, DC
Monday, March 13, 2017
Vincent Gray Prepares to Battle Over United Medical Center »
  Gray Positions Himself for Fight with Bowser Over United Medical Center Source: Washington Business...
Thursday, September 1, 2016
DC Orders CareFirst to Issue Rebates with $51 Million Surplus »
DC DISB Orders CareFirst to Issue Rebates with Excess Surplus Source: The DC Department of Insurance, Securities an...
Friday, August 19, 2016
MSDC Urges DC Residents to Make Back-to-School Vaccinations a Family Affair »
Medical Society of the District of Columbia Urges DC Residents to Make Back-to-School Vaccinations a Family Affair and Ens...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
District of Columbia Confirms Seven Consecutive Years of Declining New HIV Cases »
PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 2, 2016   CONTACT: LaTo...
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Mayor Bowser Signs “Sale of Synthetic Drugs Emergency Amendment Act of 2015” Into Law »
Source: DC.gov Businesses warned: "Two strikes, you're out" (Washington, DC)  July 15, 2015 - Toda...

Practice Alerts
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
DHCF: Updated Reimbursement of Out-of-Pocket Expenditures for Managed Care Medicaid Beneficiaries »
  Medicaid Update: Transmittal 17-02 (R) Reimbursement of Out-of-Pocket Expenditures for Managed Care Medicaid...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
DHCF: Revised Procedures for Nursing Facility Recertifications and Out-of-District Placements(Revis) »
DHCF: Revised Procedures for Nursing Facility Recertifications and Out-of-District Placements (Revised 8-8-17) Source...
Friday, August 4, 2017
DHCF: Level of Care Process Changes for Long Term Care Services and Supports »
DHCF: Level of Care Process Changes for Long Term Care Services and Supports Source: DC Health Care Finance Transmi...
Thursday, July 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHCF: Final Deadline to Register for the DC Medicaid EHR Incentive Program »
Final Deadline to Register for the DC Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Fast Approaching – Act Before August 15th Source...
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
DHCF: Language Access Services (Interpreter Services) »
Transmittal 17-15-Language Access Services (Interpreter Services) Source: DC Health Care Finance Transmittal, June 2...

Public Health
Saturday, July 23, 2016
5 Nutrition Facts: Misconceptions that Sabotage Patient Health »
5 Nutrition Facts: Misconceptions that Sabotage Patient Health Source: AMA Wire, July 15, 2016 The fig...
Friday, July 1, 2016
Most Americans Want More Federal Money To Stop Zika: Poll »
 Source: Kaiser Health News, Phil Galewitz, June 30, 2016 A large majority of Americans want the federal gov...

MSDC Release
Monday, January 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court Order Halts $37 Billion Merger That Was Bad Medicine for Elderly Patients »
Court Order Halts $37 Billion Merger That Was Bad Medicine for Elderly Patients in Washington, DC January 23, 201...
Monday, November 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pending Insurance Mega-mergers Are Bad Medicine for Washington, DC »
Pending Insurance Mega-mergers Are Bad Medicine for Washington, DC November 28, 2016 – Last week, on November 21,...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSDC's Edward Shanbacker Receives Lifetime Achievement Award »
AMA Presents Lifetime Achievement Award to DC Medical Society Executive   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: N...

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