Education

A major component of the Southern Medical Association is Education and we strive to bring you interesting and useful content that has an Education or Professional Development theme.

Were you Ready? What Medicare Professionals Need to Know in 2015 about the PQRS/Value-Based Modifier

2015 is the first year there is no longer an incentive payment for PQRS participation. The PQRS program now carries...

Course Meets State Mandated CME Requirements for Pain Management

Many states are now requiring that physicians include pain management and controlled substances continuing education in their total credit requirements...

FREE Webinar on Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

It is not too late to register for SMA’s FREE Webinar on Osteonecrosis of the Jaw, taking place Thursday, May...

ICD-10 Is Here! Dealing With It – Part 1

As physicians, we must acknowledge that healthcare is changing.  ICD-10 is prepared to begin October 1st, 2015 and this will...

Cruise for CME – It Is a Venue Whose Time Has Come

After spending a decade learning your profession, then decades building practices and serving patients, some of whom are grateful, some...