September 2018 Newsletter
Your Monthly News and Updates!
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Calendar of Events

Physician Wellness Events

Physician Peer Group - Newcastle
September 12, 2018 or 2nd Wednesday of each month
or please contact Mei Lin Jackson
at mjackson@ssvms.org to RSVP


2nd Annual Joy Of Medicine Summit
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Arden Hills Country Club –
1220 Arden Hills Lane
Sacramento, CA 95864
Join other physicians in the region for fellowship and hands-on educational sessions to help you build resilience and bring joy back to your practice of medicine. Sessions include mindfulness, spirituality, journaling and more. Let SSVMS and PNCMS take care of you so you can do what matters most — take care of yourself and your patients. 3 CME Credits


PNCMS/CMA Events

PNCMS Board Meeting - PNCMS Office
September 4, 2018 at 6:30pm

Annual Membership Dinner &
Physician of the Year
October 4, 2018
Catta Verdera Country Club
Please contact Tina at (530) 334-3490 or tina@pncms.org to RSVP

House of Delegates - Sacramento
October 12-13, 2018

Yuba-Sutter-Colusa County Medical Society Membership Dinner
& Physician of The Yea r
Friday, November 2, 2018 / 6:00pm – 9:00pm
The Refuge
Please contact Tina at (916) 544-9774 or tina@pncms.org to RSVP


Interested in being a
huge part of your
County Medical Society?

 Contact us today to learn more about our Board of Directors.

Call (916) 630-7030 or email
Quinn Gregory, Executive Director,
at quinn@pncms.org
Join other physicians in the region for fellowship and hands-on educational sessions to help you build resilience and bring joy back to your practice of medicine. Sessions include mindfulness, spirituality, journaling and more. Let SSVMS and PNCMS take care of you so you can do what matters most -- take care of yourself and your patients.
Photo taken at Joy of Medicine Summit - 2017

Free CME Webinar.

What We’ve Learned about Clinician Suicide and Responsive Measures

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
4 pm Pacific / 5 pm Mountain / 6 pm Central / 7 pm Eastern


Learning Objectives
This educational webinar will support your ability to:
  • Appreciate the growing concerns about increasing incidence of clinician suicide
  • Recognize factors that increase clinician susceptibility to suicide
  • Access available resources when you or a colleague may experience depression or exhibit signs of suicidality
  • More effectively address depression and other processes that may predispose a clinician to choose suicide
  • Manage and cope with the aftermath of suicide

PNCMS Sends a Warm Welcome to RCMG's New
VP of Informatics and Process Improvement
Ronald L. Fong, MD, MPH, MBA serves as the VP of Informatics and Process Improvement with River City Medical Group. Previously, he was the Director for the UC Davis Family Medicine Residency Network. His undergraduate degree is from UC Irvine; he graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine. He obtained his MPH and MBA from UC Davis. Dr. Fong grew up in Sacramento. His Twitter handle is @edifiquest and he blogs on Medium.
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