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3 Seats Still Available on BMP
The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice continues to seek physicians to fill three vacancies representing the Third, Fourth and Eighth Congressional districts. Read more here
Volunteer Opportunity with State Physician Assistant Advisory Council
The Minnesota Secretary of State's office is looking for a Minnesota physician to sit on the Physician Assistant Advisory Council. Read more here.
MDH Forming Radiation Advisory Committee
The Minnesota Department of Health is forming a radiation advisory committee and has asked the MMA to take part. Read more here.
Health Department Offers Resources for New HPV Recommendation
The Minnesota Department of Health has developed two resources to assist providers in following the new recommendation regarding the Human Papillomavirus Vaccine. Read more here.
FYI: MN Medical Residents Have Access to PMP
Residents are authorized to access information from the Minnesota Prescription Monitoring Program in order to help manage their patient's care. Read more here.
Contribute Your Ideas on How to Build a Better EHR
Electronic health records are often cited as one of the major contributors to dissatisfaction and burnout in medicine. Physicians complain that there are too many alerts, screens are too busy and information is organized in ways that don't make sense. Minnesota Medicine is interested in hearing physicians' ideas about EHRs. What would you like to change about your EHR? What is something your EHR does that you wish it didn't? What doesn't it do that you wish it did? Send your ideas to mm@mnmed.org.
Save the Date: Day at the Capitol Set for Feb. 15, 2017
The MMA's annual Day at the Capitol event, where physicians meet face to face with their state senator and representative to advocate for pro-medicine legislation, has been scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 15. Watch for future details.
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