CMA News https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28089/Golden-Shore-Medical-Group-assigns-assets-for-liquidation Golden Shore Medical Group assigns assets for liquidation Golden Shore closed its doors on January 31, 2019, after Molina Healthcare terminated its contract with the delegated entity. Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:40:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-12 13:40 +00:00 2019-06-12 06:40 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28087/ABMS-announces-changes-to-continuing-certification-programs ABMS announces changes to continuing certification programs ABMS recently announced that its 24 member boards would be implementing changes aimed at better assisting physicians in staying up to date with advances in their fields. Mon, 10 Jun 2019 13:41:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-10 13:41 +00:00 2019-06-10 06:41 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28086/FAQ-When-am-I-required-to-offer-naloxone-to-patients FAQ: When am I required to offer naloxone to patients? Under the new law, physicians must offer a prescription fornaloxone or another drug approved by the FDA. Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:15:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-10 11:15 +00:00 2019-06-10 04:15 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28085/AMA-Opioid-Task-Force-calls-on-policymakers-to-do-more-to-end-epidemic AMA Opioid Task Force calls on policymakers to do more to end epidemic The number and strength of opioids prescribed by physicians has fallen for the fifth year in a row, Mon, 10 Jun 2019 10:54:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-10 10:54 +00:00 2019-06-10 03:54 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28084/New-law-requires-employers-to-provide-sexual-harassment-prevention-training-to-all-employees New law requires sexual harassment prevention training for all employees Under the new law, employers with five or more employees must provide two hours of sexual harassment training to supervisors and one hour to all other employees. Mon, 10 Jun 2019 09:44:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-10 09:44 +00:00 2019-06-10 02:44 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28083/DHCS-Webinar-What-Physicians-Need-to-Know-About-the-Value-Based-Payment-Incentives DHCS Webinar: What Physicians Need to Know About the Value-Based Payment Incentives The program is funded with $180 million in Proposition 56 funds, estimated at $360 million in total funds annually with the federal match. Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:41:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-07 15:41 +00:00 2019-06-07 08:41 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28082/Reminder-Anthem-fee-schedule-changes-effective-July-1 Reminder: Anthem fee schedule changes effective July 1 Physicians are reminded that the changes to the Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer Participating Physician Agreement and fee schedule will take effect July 1, 2019. Fri, 07 Jun 2019 09:46:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-07 09:46 +00:00 2019-06-07 02:46 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28081/CMS-releases-latest-episode-of-Beyond-the-Policy-podcast CMS releases latest episode of “Beyond the Policy” podcast Episode 3 of this podcast highlights the “ CMS Innovation Center: Where we are, How Models are Developed and the Next Steps in Value .” Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:18:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-05 13:18 +00:00 2019-06-05 06:18 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28080/California-Medical-Association-Supports-Timely-Access-to-Care-Act California Medical Association supports Timely Access to Care Act New legislation would reduce health care bureaucracy and delays for patients. Wed, 05 Jun 2019 11:48:00 Z CMADocs 2019-06-05 11:48 +00:00 2019-06-05 04:48 -07:00 https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/28079/TRICARE-West-providers-targeted-in-phishing-scam TRICARE West providers targeted in phishing scam Health Net Federal Services recently notified providers about an email phishing scam targeting TRICARE West Region providers. Fri, 31 May 2019 15:43:00 Z CMADocs 2019-05-31 15:43 +00:00 2019-05-31 08:43 -07:00