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MCMS Ladies Night Celebrates “Roaring Twenties” Style
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On Friday, February 16, 2024, despite the threat of a snowy weather alert, women physicians gathered in festive style to celebrate a Ladies Night at the home of Samia Borchers, MD. MCMS Second Vice President Jhansi Koduri, MD, posed the idea to gather physicians among special interest groups, and the Ladies Night events were reinstituted. […]

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MCMS Meets With U.S. Congressman Michael R. Turner
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Montgomery County Medical Society, in collaboration with Greene County Medical Society, hosted U.S. Congressman Michael R. Turner at a special “Meet & Greet” Reception on Tuesday, December 19, 2023. MCMS President John Corker, MD, opened the meeting, and turned it over to Master of Ceremonies, Deepak Kumar, MD. He explained that his personal conversations with […]

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Time is Running Out – Act Now to Stop the 3.37% Medicare Physician Fee Cut
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Physicians are the only Medicare provider group that do not have an inflationary payment adjustment mechanism in the annual Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS).  If action is not taken before year-end, a 3.37% reduction relative to 2023 will take effect.  Please reach out to Congress now to let them hear how this affects your practice and […]

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DEA Takeback Day in Montgomery County Saturday, October 29
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The opioid epidemic continues in Montgomery County with almost 250 overdose deaths so far this year.  Providers have an important role to play in preventing medication misuse and addiction before it begins by promoting the safe use and disposal of medications. The Montgomery County Prevention Coalition, the Community Overdose Action Team, Public Health, local police […]

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“The Disposables” Exhibit Highlights the Tragedy of Physician Suicide
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Disappearing Doctors partnered with the Ohio State Medical Association to present a special gallery exhibit program that is open to the public through October 20, 2023. The following summary was provided by Lisa Egbert, MD, who, along with John Lyman, MD, attended the Opening Session on behalf of MCMS. Please read below Dr. Egbert’s poignant […]

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MCMS GOES TO THE BALLGAME!
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Highlights of 2023 MCMS Annual Meeting
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Register Now to Attend the MCMS Annual Meeting May 11, 2023
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The 2023 MCMS Annual Meeting has now been scheduled for Thursday, May 11, 2023 beginning at 6:00 PM, at the Dayton Country Club.  A reception with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will begin at 6:00 PM, followed by buffet dinner service from 6:30 – 7:15 PM. The program will begin at 7:15 PM with the introduction of John R. […]

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PHDMC Offers Measles Update – Encourages Vaccination
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The current measles outbreak going on in Columbus, Ohio is now up to 50 confirmed cases, with a 40% hospitalization rate.  All of the cases are unvaccinated. MCMS has shared a report from Public Health Dayton & Montgomery County with member physicians containing comprehensive information on measles identification, diagnostic testing, case reporting requirements, and prevention […]

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Time to Renew Your MCMS Membership – Use New MCMS Online Portal!
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We are anxious for you to use our new MCMS membership portal for renewing your MCMS membership. Going forward, many of the MCMS activities will be announced online through this website and through email communication. The online Membership Directory will provide real-time updates to keep the Montgomery County community apprised of your practice location and status.

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MCMS 2022 Annual Meeting Highlights
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MCMS Website Updates Bring New Options for Members and Membership
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Membership Directory and Individual Profiles. We hope you have noticed the new look to the MCMS Website. The membership Directory is now listed in real-time on the site, and physicians can be searched by name, practice group name, or specialty. While office practice information is visible to all viewers, the personal home information is only […]

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MCMS 2022 Annual Meeting – June 4, 2022
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Mark Your Calendar and Plan to Attend! June 4, 2022 – 6:30 PM – Dayton Country Club Are you ready to join your physician colleagues and their spouses and guests for a fun and relaxing evening in a beautiful setting? Mark your calendar for 6:30 PM on Saturday, June 4 at the Dayton Country Club […]

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2021 Outgoing MCMS President’s Message
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The following message was prepared by David O. Griffith, MD, 2021 MCMS President. He highlights the activities of MCMS throughout the past year.

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MCMS Task Force Seeks to Identify New Member Activities & Services
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The MCMS Board of Directors established a Mission Task Force to evaluate the current and future benefits of membership.   The Task Force is focusing on key areas that include: Engaged sense of Community Legislative Advocacy Integration with Public Health initiatives Support of local medical education Enhanced Member Benefits Promotion of professional growth and wellness  With the launch […]

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