February 2017

EPCMS is officially ProPractice -your full-service partner to making the Pikes Peak region the best place in America to practice medicine and receive care!
In This Issue
In the News

Colorado Medical Society Launches Central Line
 
CMS is excited to launch a first-of-its-kind web-based communications platform to streamline and enhance member participation in CMS.  This new platform will allow members to communicate more directly with CMS leadership and each other to ensure all voices are heard in policy and governance decisions.  Read more. 
 
 
 
Colorado Springs Health Partners Welcomes
 
Colorado Springs Health Partners, a division of DaVita Inc, announced  that Tracy Paeschke, MD will join the organization's cardiology team, further expanding its services to patients in the region..  Read more. 
 
 
COPIC Insurance Company is Colorado's leading medical liability insurance provider. Three out of four physicians choose COPIC for this critically important coverage. CMS members receive a 10 percent premium discount from COPIC.
For more information, call (720) 858-6000 or visitwww.callcopic.com.
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Thanks so much for joining us at the January 18 Physician Connection Event!
 
Congratulations to the winners of the Ted. T. Lewis Excellence in Nursing and Physician Awards!  Full list of winners

The Paradox of Size: How Small, Independent Practices Can THRIVE in Value-Based Care
How can smaller practices compete with larger ones?  For staff?  With resources for patients?  To maintain profitability?   Read more.
Is Work/Life Balance Possible for Doctors?
You're committed to your patients....your family....your staff.....how do you balance these multiple needs?  Is it possible to maintain career satisfaction and a happy personal life at the same time?  Read here. 
Closing the Gaps in the Rural Primary Care Workforce
It is well known that there is a lack of primary care providers in rural areas.  What are the major challenges?  Are there options to improve access to medical care in rural areas?  Read more. 
Five (5) Emerging Themes for HR in 2017
Hiring, managing and retaining talent is always a moving target.  What are the top 5 areas of focus for 2017?   Read more.