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  • It's Time to Discuss Personal Decisions

    When is the ideal time to bring up the topic with your patients about future health care wishes?

    The sooner the better – before it’s too late. In fact, right now would be good.

    Start the conversation about advance directives with ISMS’ newly updated FREE resource, chock full of practical information, sample forms and guidance on advance directives. Now available online!

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  • Like Everyone Else, Our Veterans Deserve Quality Health Care

    As a physician I am concerned about all patients, but as a U.S. Navy veteran, I confess I am particularly interested in making sure all those who have served get the health care they need.

    So when I learned about a proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), I did a double-take.


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  • Medicaid Managed Care: ISMS Hears You Loud and Clear; Survey Still Open Until Aug. 31

    Thank you to the hundreds of physicians and practice management professionals who participated in the ISMS Medicaid managed care survey.

    We will offer a complete analysis of survey results in September. Here’s a quick preview of the early responses. The survey is still open!

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  • Sunscreen: Check. Bug Spray: Check. Flu Coding Guide: Already?

    Yes, it’s still summertime and the living is easy. But before you know it, the flu season will be getting underway.

    Now is the time to prepare and ISMS makes your life easier with our recently released one-look reference chart.


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  • Multi-State Licensure is about to Get a Whole Lot Easier

    Advanced technology and telemedicine permeate all aspects of medicine, yet our licensure process was built for the era of house calls and the horse and buggy. That’s all about to change.

    Soon Illinois will offer an expedited pathway for physicians to obtain medical licenses in other states. For an early look at what’s to come, check out ISMS’ new resource on multi-state practice.


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