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Survey Says Patients Satisfied with Primary Care, Concerned with Costs
According to a national patient survey commissioned by The Physicians Foundation, a non-profit organization seeking to empower physicians to lead in the delivery of high-quality, cost-efficient health care, 95 percent of patients report satisfaction with their primary care physician. Read more here
First Governor Candidate Forum on Health Care is Next Week
The first of two gubernatorial forums hosted by the MMA and the Zumbro Valley Medical Society will take place next Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Heintz Center Commons of Rochester Community and Technical College in Rochester. Read more here
Advance Care Planning Initiative Picks Up Its Emmy
On Oct. 7, The Convenings, a statewide partnership including Twin Cities Medical Society, Allina Health, HealthPartners, CentraCare Health, KARE 11, TPT - Twin Cities PBS, the Bruce Kramer Collaborative and the George Family Foundation, received its Board of Governor's Emmy Award at the 2017 Upper Midwest Emmys in Bloomington. Read more here
Influence Quality Measures via MN Community Measurement MARC Group
MN Community Measurement's Measurement and Reporting Committee is preparing for several openings beginning February 2018. Read more here
MMA Memberships Expire Dec. 31
We are stronger when we are many. As a voluntary membership organization, the MMA's success relies on the support of its 10,000 members statewide. Click here to renew. If you have questions about your membership or would like to know more, please contact us. We look forward to sharing another year with you!
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