March 2019 Issue




August 2018 Issue 

From the Front

Society Welcomes New President

NYCMS Presents Paul Orloff, MD with Romayne Award


CMS Issues Proposed Rule on 2019 Physician Fee Schedule Changes & Quality Payment Program

 McNally’s Corner

Workers’ Comp Update

Seeking Patients?  Here’s A Key

Third–Party Violence Against New York Healthcare Providers and Hospital Liability

How Can You Save When You Bill?

Get Your “Doctor On Call” Card

Your Weekly Market Review for July

Hats Off

A Carnivale of New Members!

Firefighter or Legal Counselor: MAPS Offers a Proactive Guide

Words From A Member

Is Texting HIPAA Compliant?

Outsource Your HR, Even If You’re The Only Employee

Check in With Flushing Bank

Heroic Employees

Put It Some Place!

Don’t Waste It  — Citi Waste It



October 2017
From the Front
From the Board Room
How to Diagnose and Treat Your Online Reviews
NY County Medical Society Presents Romayne Award 
The Use of Unlicensed Medical Assistants in the Physician’s Office: Reminder from MLMIC
Don’t Make These Common Tax Planning Mistakes: Especially for Physicians
McNally’s Corner
March 23  Poster Symposium
The Small & Medium–Sized Practice’s Guide to HIPAA
The Gang’s All Here: Welcome, New Members
Risk Management Tips From MLMIC
Hats Off
NYCMS Welcomes New Benefit for Your Practice
What’s the Diff?
Bylaws Committee Proposes Changes
Reminder of Some of Your  Society Membership Benefits 
Remembering NYCMS Past President Hugh Clark Davidson, Jr., MD
In Memoriam

July 2017
We’re On the Move
From the Front
From the Board Room
RESOLVED, MSSNY  House of Delegates
Physicians Must Attest Pain Management CME By July 1, 2017 
CMS To Conduct EHR Meaningful Use Incentive Payment Audits
McNally’s Corner
Why Every Healthcare Practice Needs Revenue Cycle Management  Now
Want to Score with MACRA?  Perform a HIPAA Risk Assessment
This Just In . . .  Great New Members
Hats Off
6 Ways to Reduce your Taxable Income 
Document Shredding Cuts Risks and Costs
Message From MSSNY on MLMIC
Give the Gift of Knowledge to Your Family!
Remembering Margaret Lewin, MD
In Memoriam

February 2017
Membership Report
Treasurer’s Report
The Leadership, 2015 - 2016
CME Webinar on Pain Management Required by July 1, 2017
Dues Deductions for 2016 Taxes
Scam Alert: OIG Hotline
From the Board Room
Legislative Breakfast Gives Members Chance to Meet
McNally’s Corner
Welcome to 2017 New Members
MLMIC Shares Anticipated Timeline for Berkshire Hathaway Transaction 
And the Envelope Says 
Dateline: NYCMS
Don’t Miss A Chance to Build Your Practice
Keys to Employee Retention 
Hats Off
Fifty Years On
In Memoriam


November 2016
Nominations Open in February
Hat Off
The NYS eRx Program: Applying for New Waivers
MLMIC Declares New Dividend
Life Membership
Register for Medicare 2017 Seminar with James McNally December 20
2017 New York Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Is Now Available
A Cornucopia of New Members
ACA Notice New Rule: Are You Compliant
Biggest Employee Recognition Fails
Got Kids? Got a Plan?
Idilus Offers Physician Practices More Options
HIPAA and the Cloud
McNally's Corner
New Overtime Rules
Q & A: Your Office Space
Prescription Reminders
In Memoriam

July 1, 2016 
From the Front
Did You Renew Your “Doctor-on-Call” Parking Card?
2016 Legislative Recap
New Policy Released concerning Texting in Your Practice – Are You Compliant?
From the Board Room
HIPAA Secure Now! New Society Benefit
Being HIPAA Compliant is Part of How Physicians Get Paid
Resolutions Pass at 2016 HOD
Hats Off to New MSSNY president Malcolm Reid
Don’t Forget to Thank Your Delegates . . . .
Important reminder: Billing Requirements for Certain Dual-Eligibles
Ten Tips for a Medical Staffing Team That Lasts
If Your Family or a Staff member Just Celebrated a Pre-School Graduation . . . .
From the MLMIC Files:  Friends and Family??
Upcoming Events
Idilus PEO
Q&A:  Your Office Space
McNally’s Corner
Communicating with Patients
Newest Crop of Members
In Memoriam

April 1, 2016
From the Front
Survey Says
E–Prescribing Latest
Tell Your Staff: Do NOT Ignore the Yellow Envelope from Medicare
The Business Side of Medicine Series: To Sell or Not to Sell?
May 1 Deadline to Qualify for MLMIC 20% Dividend
Meet the Executive Committee
Look who Marched on Albany
Upcoming Events
From the Board Room
Idilus PEO
In Like a Lion: Welcome to These New Members!
McNally’s Corner
Legal Briefs:   Davis vs. South Nassau Communities Hospital: The Community Has Now Become Your Patient
Next McNally Session for Members
Medical Practice Interview Red Flags: Which Are Real Knock–Out Factors
The PATH Forward for Individuals
<a data-cke-saved-href="april-2016-news-archives" href="/april-2016-news-archives" #fifty"="" >Fifty Years On
Check Out the New NYCMS.org
For Your Patients
In Memoriam
Like Us on Face Book and Follow Us on Twitter 


July 1, 2015
Like Us On Facebook
In Memoriam
Doctors Need Special Protection
How to Welcome a New Employee
50 Years On
Remembering Mrs. Eleanor Spingarn
Education Through the Anti–Trafficking Initiative
Q and A: Medical Debt Collection and Cell Phone Calls
Questions A Financial Advisor Should Ask You
McNally’s Corner
E–Prescribing Clarifications from the New York State Education Department
Flu Season Is Open
Dateline: NYCMS
A Welcome Batch of New Members
Upcoming Events
The State of the Society
From the Front

June 1, 2015
Online Course Save 10% On NYS Auto Insurance
Use Unused Meds to Do Good AND Reduce Med Waste
Payment Processing for You with CardConnect
In Memoriam
It’s Vacation Time: Get Fun Discounts
Like Us On Facebook and Follow Us on Twitter
Letter to the Editor — E–Prescribing Consequences
We Mourn Past President Joseph E. Davis, MD, MPH
Hire in Haste, Repent at Leisure OR Hire Smart and Relax
Help Nepal
Legal Reforms Long Overdue
Free Resource on ICD–10
Access Free Office Staff Tutorials
Save $ on Everyday Office Purchases With No Hassle
A Tip of the Hat
McNally’s Corner
What Medicare Professionals Need to Know in 2015 On YouTube
How to Report to the NYC DOH
In the News
Hats Off
Honored to Present to You These New Members
From the Front
Nominated and Elected
Meet the Executive Committee Candidates
Get Your Doctor on Call Card Today
From the Board Room
Next McNally Sessions for Members
Society Brings Issues to State at HOD

January 1, 2015
Nominate Top Doctors
Your Practice Shouldn’t Pay Full Price
Dateline: NYCMS
Charge Card Systems Has A New Name, But Still Simplifies Payment Processing
Save the Dates: March 3, 10, 17 and 24 Free Series on Brain Function and Disease
The Legislature Is Back
Give Hope When You Get Rid of Unused Meds
Discounts on Movie Tickets, Theater, and Other Attractions
In Memoriam
McNally’s Corner
Act Now for Delay of E–Prescribing Requirement
Opportunities to Talk to YOUR Legislators February 8 Legislative Breakfast AND March 4 Albany Visit
From the Front
Felix Annus Novus
Nominations Open in February
2015 Medicare Fee Schedules Update
Dues Deductions for 2014 Taxes
From the Board Room
MLMIC Declares 7.5% Special Dividend
Hats Off
Welcome to 2015 New Members