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MSDC Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Medical Community Honors Physicians Who are Reshaping DC’s Healthcare Landscape »
Physicians Who are Reshaping DC’s Healthcare Landscape To Be Honored By Medical Community Medical Society of DC Name...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
RELEASE: DC Council Recognizes MSDC President for Commitment to Public Health »
DC Council Recognizes MSDC President for Commitment to Public Health   Dr. Raymond K. Tu, a “tireless cha...
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
RELEASE: MSDC Applauds Updates to Physician License CME Requirements »
Washington, D.C., March 27, 2019 – The Medical Society of the District of Columbia (MSDC), the largest medical organizatio...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
RELEASE: MSDC Announces Appointment of Kirstiaan L. Nevin, MD, to Board of Directors »
MSDC Announces Appointment of Kirstiaan L. Nevin, MD, to Board of Directors Partner at Highly Regarded Reiter Hil...
Thursday, January 3, 2019
RELEASE: MSDC Applauds the Mayor’s Strategic Plan to Reduce Opioid Use, Misuse, and Deaths »
Leading D.C. Medical Organization Applauds the Mayor’s Strategic Plan to Reduce Opioid Use, Misuse, and Deaths Add...

Practice Alerts
Friday, May 17, 2019
DHCF: Removal of Prior Authorization Requirements for Medication-Assisted Treatment Drug Products »
Removal of Prior Authorization Requirements for Medication-Assisted Treatment Drug Products The purpose of this tra...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
DHCF: Pediatric Mental Health and Maternal Depression Screenings »
Pediatric Mental Health and Maternal Depression Screening Coverage and Tools Source: DC Department of Health Care Fi...
Monday, April 29, 2019
SCAM ALERT: Report Fake Bills for Medical Supplies »
Doctors Receiving Fraudulent Bills for Medical Supplies - Please Report to FBI An MSDC member reported receiv...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
PDMP Registration »
Editor's Note: Since the notice below was issued, said legislation has been passed and is no longer pending. The PD...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
DHCF: Revised Procedures - Out-of-District Placements »
Revised Procedures for Out-of-District Placements Source: DC Department of Health Care Finance, February 5, 2019...

Public Health
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
DC HEALTH: Guidance on Testing, Reporting of LEgionellosis »
Health Notice for DC Healthcare Providers To review the full notice, please visit: https://dchealth.dc.gov/...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
DC Health: HIV, Hepatitis, STD and TB Case Reporting Updates »
Health Notice for District of Columbia Health Care Providers HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Case Reporting Updates Sou...
Monday, April 1, 2019
DC Health: Guidance on Measles Testing and Control Measures »
The following is from a notice from DC Health, Division of Epidemiology–Disease Surveillance and Investigation, poste...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
DC Health: Guidance on Mumps Testing and Control Measures »
Health Notice for District of Columbia Health Care Providers: Guidance on Mumps Testing and Control Measures Sourc...
Friday, October 26, 2018
Leading DC Medical Organization and DC Physicians Urge Women to Receive Testing For Breast Cancer »
Leading D.C. Medical Organization and District Physicians Urge Women to Receive Testing For Breast Cancer during Breast Ca...

Metropolitan Washington, DC
Thursday, April 18, 2019
New Interim CEO of Howard University Hospital »
The following is an email, dated April 16, 2019, sent from the Office of the President, Howard University .  ...
Friday, April 5, 2019
AMA: District of Columbia takes important step to reverse opioid epidemic »
  F OR IM MEDIATE RELEASE             &...
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...

National
Thursday, August 23, 2018
AMA Letter to Walmart CEO on Opioid Policy »
The below is excerpted from an August 16, 2018, letter from the AMA to Walmart CEO and President Doug McMillon...
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...

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