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Monday, November 20, 2017
Society Selects New CEO »
The Wisconsin Medical Society Board of Directors has named Clyde “Bud” Chumbley, MD, MBA, chief executive officer of the W...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Wisconsin Health News Conference »
Get the full story on the twists and turns of federal health reform and what it means for Wisconsin at this year's Wiscons...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHA Offering Education on Newly Available Expedited Physician Licensure Process »
With the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact’s voluntary expedited licensure process becoming operational this month, WHA...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Society Resource Addresses ePDMP FAQs »
Effective April 1, 2017, Wisconsin Act 266 requires all Wisconsin-licensed physicians and other prescribers to review a pa...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Wisconsin Health News Conference »
While Republicans may have walked away from the American Health Care Act, the healthcare debate is certain to continue. Wi...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Silver Tsunami: Wisconsin’s Aging Population and the Future of Long-Term Care »
The silver tsunami is real. Wisconsin’s population is aging and healthcare care costs for the elderly and those needing lo...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Professional Groups Oppose Proposed Healthcare Board Consolidations »
Professional groups oppose a move by Gov. Scott Walker to eliminate state boards that regulate optometrists, radiographers...
Monday, March 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Society Submits Comments on CMS Market Stabilization Rule »
The Wisconsin Medical Society last week submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on its propos...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Committees Green Light Opioid Bills »
Two Assembly committees approved five bills that target the state's opioid addiction Thursday. The bills are part of the s...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Committee Approves Rural Broadband Bill »
The Senate Committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues approved a  bill Thursday that would increa...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
April 4 WHN Event: Coordinating Care Coordination »
Buoyed by the promise of better care and lower costs, health organizations are increasingly flocking to care coordination...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers Take Up Special Session Bills Targeting Opioid Epidemic »
Lawmakers are starting to take up proposals introduced as part of the special session Gov. Scott Walker called in January...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register Now for March 21 Newsmaker Event with DHS Sec. Linda Seemeyer »
Department of Health Services Secretary Linda Seemeyer will outline Gov. Scott Walker's 2017-19 budget and discuss departm...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
More than 12,000 Sign Up for ePDMP »
More than 12,000 doctors and other prescribers have registered for the state's Enhanced Prescription Drug Monitoring Progr...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A-Scan/ Ophthalmic Biometry by Partial Coherence Interferometry - Update »
Joy Newby Newby Consulting, Inc. The AAO’s efforts pay big dividends for ophthalmologists performing cataract extr...
Friday, March 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHA Physician Quality Academy »
As you know, physicians are often assigned a role with a hospital or health system’s quality department or committee or as...
Monday, February 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register now for Doctor Day 2017 »
Building off record attendance at Doctor Day 2016, specialty societies and the Wisconsin Medical Society are expecting to...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
March 7 Panel: The rise of prescription drug costs: What to do? »
Increasing prescription drug costs have caught the attention of the President and the public. What's behind the rapid rise...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sanfelippo to Chair Assembly Health Committee »
Rep. Joe Sanfelippo, R-New Berlin, will continue to chair the Assembly Committee on Health next session, according to a We...
Friday, November 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ICD-10 Changes »
ICD-10 Challenges By Joy Newby, LPN, CPC Newby Consulting, Inc. To assist physicians in ICD-10 imple...
Friday, June 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicare Updates Pertinent to Ophthalmologists »
Medicare Updates Pertinent to Ophthalmologists By: Joy Newby, LPN, CPC Newby Consulting, Inc ....
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library »
Do your patients love to read?   Are they struggling with reading large print? The Wisconsin Talking Book and Br...
Monday, January 25, 2016
LCD Updated - Missing Diagnosis Codes Added »
Member Update Joy Newby, LPN, CPC Newby Consulting, Inc.   LCD Updated - Missing Diagnosis Coded Added...
Thursday, December 24, 2015
Walker signs interstate medical licensure compact into law »
December 15, Wisconsin Health News Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill into law Monday that enters the state into an inters...