Posted on 12/06/2018Students: Have free time this upcoming summer?
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Posted on 12/06/2018OSMA recently launched a new member benefit to assist both employers and job applicants through a new job board on its web site.
Posted on 12/06/2018Yesterday, in a major legislative victory for Ohio’s physicians, the Ohio Senate passed House Bill 7, the Medical Malpractice Improvements Act.
Posted on 12/06/2018The Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA) is looking for a few good men and women to serve as at-large members of Council.
Posted on 12/04/2018The State of Ohio Pharmacy Board opened the state’s Medical Marijuana Control Program (OMMCP) patient registry this week. What does that mean?
Posted on 11/20/2018The Medical Board, working with the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy, identified four "opportunities for improvement."
Posted on 11/08/2018Overall, the candidates endorsed by the Ohio State Medical Association Political Action Committee (OSMAPAC) prevailed in the majority of races for various statewide offices.
Posted on 11/08/2018“We are pleased that CMS addressed several of our concerns with the proposed rule, particularly those related to delaying the implementation of the E/M coding changes and not cutting reimbursement for the modifier-25,” said CEO of the OSMA Todd Baker
Posted on 11/08/2018The results will help practice managers benchmark payer mix, top codes billed, and practice performance—as well as benefit and salary information.
Posted on 10/25/2018In Ohio, medical marijuana is the law of the land. Whether physicians plan to get certified to recommend it or not, it is important to be prepared and informed.
Posted on 10/25/2018Although Governor Kasich signed HB 145 in January of this year, it was only the first step in a long process.
Posted on 10/19/2018The OSMA would like to address some of the concerns we heard from our members and we encourage the board to consider our input pertaining to these, and similar, issues.
Posted on 10/11/2018We are disappointed with the Department of Justice’s decision to allow the CVS-Aetna merger. We believe creating a company that potentially controls each aspect of the health delivery system isn’t in the best interest of Ohio patients and doctors.
Posted on 10/11/2018The OSMA and Blue & Co., LLC have partnered to provide you with a medical office staff salary/benefits and operational benchmarking data opportunity.
Posted on 10/11/2018Information and rumors are flying fast regarding Ohio’s medical marijuana program. The OSMA is your resource for accurate, timely information—and we can bring it right to your office.
Posted on 09/26/2018Female physicians are fighting for equal pay, respectful treatment, and greater flexibility and backing for family responsibilities. While support of and for women in medicine has grown, there is still a long way to go.
Posted on 09/26/2018Decisions are made by those who show up. Right now, you have an opportunity to “show up” and help lead your professional organization.
Posted on 09/26/2018The purpose of these meetings is to have a transparent and open discussion with active members about the future of the OSMA.
Posted on 09/13/2018Seminar: Physician burnout has reached a tipping point, with studies showing that most physicians experience symptoms of professional burnout.
Posted on 09/13/2018The OSMA’s Healthcare Policy and Reimbursement Updates are an interactive way to get your office prepared for upcoming changes on MARCA Quality Reporting and CMS issues.