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Alerts
Friday, August 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Emergency Patient Notification System »
Communications after a storm can be a challenge. Many locations will experience power and internet outages, making it diff...
Thursday, August 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hurricane Preparedness for Physicians »
Hurricane Preparedness Webinar Plus Additional Resources for Physicians Ensure your practice and patients are prep...
Wednesday, August 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Human Trafficking »
Each healthcare provider licensed by the Board of Medicine and Board of Osteopathic Medicine must complete a one hour cont...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Action Alert! »
As many of you know, Congress has been moving swiftly to address the issue of “surprise” out-of-network billing with stron...

Medicaid | Medicare
Thursday, February 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Billing correctly for Medicare telehealth services »
Check out the below update from the official Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) news on how to bill correc...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Health Plans Get Mixed Grades »
Managed care plans that participate in Medicaid and the Florida KidCare program received mixed grades on a “scorecard” rel...
Friday, October 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Complaint Status Tool »
Florida Medicaid Health Care Alert October 17, 2019 Provider Type(s): ALL Medicaid Complaint Status Too...
Wednesday, September 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thursday, July 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Empowers Patients and Ensures Site-Neutral Payment in Proposed Rule »
MLN Connects® -- Special Edition – Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Source: First Coast Service Options Inc CMS...

Healthcare News & Updates
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
AMA summaries of ONC and CMS final rules »
The below message is from the American Medical Association:   The Office of the National Coordinato...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The big issues from the 2020 Legislative Session »
The News Service of Florida By Jim Saunders & Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- Florida lawmakers finished th...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDOH updates new COVID-19 cases, announces one new death related to COVID-19 »
Contact:  Joint Information Center on COVID-19 for the State of Florida   ( 850 )   815-4940...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Budget adds health contracts, Medicaid changes »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- A proposed $93.2 billion state budget cobbled toget...
Wednesday, March 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers pass major bills on nurses, pharmacists »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- In the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, the Flori...

COVID-19
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State looks to head off COVID-19 in long term care »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- Florida health officials said Thursday...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DeSantis announces stay at home order »
The News Service of Forida By NSF Staff Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday he will issue an executive order cal...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
March 31 update from Florida Blue »
The below message is from Florida Blue:   In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), w e support t...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SBA and Treasury begin unprecedented public-private mobilization effort to distribute funds »
The below news release is from the U.S. Small Business Administration:   Release Date: March 31, 2020 &n...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health officials worried changes could thwart additional funding »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- An additional $1.6 billion in Medicaid funding is e...

Press Releases
Monday, November 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA Hosts First Resident’s Day: Residents Showcase Research, Gain Business Knowledge »
Doral, FL. – The Dade County Medical Association (DCMA) held its first Resident’s Day at the Police Benevolent Associat...
Friday, October 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nicaraguan American Medical Association (N.A.M.A.) Joins the DCMA as an Affiliate Medical Assoc. »
Contact Person: Angel Bosch (787) 449-2133   Miami, FL . In continuation of an effort launch...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA Makes History with Installation of First D.O. President »
The Board of Directors of the Dade County Medical Association (DCMA) is pleased to announce that Dr. Antonio Mesa is the n...
Thursday, May 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA Launches Affiliate Association Program »
DCMA Launches Affiliate Association Program   Contact Person Angel Bosch (786) 503-5375...
Monday, October 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr. Barbara Montford Honored as the First African-American Female President of DCMA »
Dr. Barbara Montford Honored as the First African-American Female President of DCMA by the Miami-Dade County Commissioners...

DCMA & Member News
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA welcomes new member Pedro Tort, MD »
Pedro J. Tort, MD, has dedicated his life to mastering the practice of orthopedic surgery and providing outstanding medica...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA welcomes new member Sabrina Taldone, MD »
Dr. Sabrina Taldone is a general internist at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She is a triple 'Cane, ha...
Thursday, March 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA expresses concern with scope of practice expansions signed into law »
A Message from DCMA Executive Director Fraser Cobbe:   The DCMA is currently analyzing the impact on phy...
Friday, February 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMA joins Florida Patient Protection Coalition »
Florida Patient Protection Coalition formed to combat misinformation regarding the level of education, training between ph...