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Doctors' Day - March 30

National Doctors' Day is March 30

The first Doctors’ Day observance was held on March 30, 1933, by the Barrow County Alliance, in Winder, Georgia. The idea of setting aside a day to honor physicians has since become a reality.

SMA Alliance Doctors’ Day Information.

Hospitals and practices across the United States honor their physicians on March 30 in a myriad of ways.

Honor a physician or physicians on March 30 with a gift of any number of great recognition items available through the SMA Alliance Doctors’ Day Store.


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PQRS measures submission deadline has been extended to March 18, 2016 at 5:00 pm EST

There are five new PQRSwizard webcast presentations in February!

 PQRSwizard Live Demo – Selecting PQRS measures – February 4 at 1:00 pm ET

Registration Link: https://goto.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1091515

PQRSwizard Live Demo – PQRSwizard and the MAV process – February 9 at 4:00 pm ET

Registration Link: https://goto.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1091518

PQRSwizard Live Demo – February 15 at 3:00 pm ET

Registration Link: https://goto.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1069426

Wrapping Up Your 2015 PQRS Submissions – what you need to know in the final hours – February 19 at 1:00 pm ET

Registration Link: https://goto.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1068147

PQRSwizard Live Demo – Individual provider reporting through Individual measures and Measures Groups – February 24 at 3:00 pm ET

Registration Link: https://goto.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1091593

SMA Upcoming Events


February 5-7, 2016 - Palm Coast, FL

Osteoporosis Conference

Conference Special! Conference attendees paying the full fee will receive BONUS BENEFITS for one year! Free AirMed travel insurance, Free online access to the Southern Medical Journal, and more.

Palliative Medicine

February 14-21, 2016 - Caribbean Cruise

7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Conference
from Fort Lauderdale, FL

Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas

Infectious Diseases

March 5-12, 2016 - Caribbean Cruise

7-Night Southern Caribbean Cruise Conference
from San Juan, Puerto Rico

Royal Caribbean's Adventure of the Seas

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