Thursday, February 23, 2017

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Free Public Education Event


Join MSD
from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 8
at the MSD Conference Center, Newark

for a Free Public Education Session
Youth Violence in Our Community -
Danger in Our Schools, Streets, and Backyards

a presentation by
Cindy Wen-PingSiu, MD
Chief of Christiana Care's
 Division of Family and Community Medicine
Register for this FREE event




Coming Events


March 2
How to Be an Impactful Physician ... A Guide to Advocacy for the Young Physician
MSD Conference Center

Topics: Advocacy 101; Update on Federal Legislative Issues;  Update on State Legislative Issues/Accomplishments; How You can Get Involved and Make a Difference

March 3
28th Annual Update in Cardiology
John H. Ammon Medical Education Center

Topics: Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds; Inherent risk with chest pain in normal coronaries; Diagnosing asymptomatic atrial fibrillation; New management strategies for hyperkalemia; Ventricular support devices and strategies; and Evaluating student athletes.

March 4
Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: The Role of Integrative Health in the Management of Chronic Pain
Irish Eyes Restaurant, Lewes

Topics: Use of evidence-based integrative modalities as part of the plan of care to help decrease the use of prescription pain medicine; and Collaborating to help manage chronic pain and improve quality of life.

The results of the February “Flash Survey” of the membership about the Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI) and its programs are available.

There were 64 responses to the survey.

53% of respondents said they were familiar with DCHI .

Here are the answers to the question:
How have the following  DCHI initiatives impacted your practice?

Healthy Neighborhoods:
Great Impact 2.94%
Moderate Impact 8.82%
Unsure 23.53%
No Impact 64.71%
Common Scorecard for Quality Measures
Great Impact 11.76%
Moderate Impact 14.71%
Unsure 26.47%
No Impact 47.06%
Value-Based Payment Models

Great Impact  2.94%
Moderate Impact 20.59%
Unsure 20.59%
No Impact 55.88%
All Payer Claims Database
Great Impact   2.94%
Moderate Impact  8.82%
Unsure  17.65%
No Impact  70.59%
Practice Transformation Support for Primary Care
Great Impact    5.884%
Moderate Impact   20.59%
Unsure   20.59%
No Impact   52.94%

2016 Premier Educational Partners

The Medical Society of Delaware wishes to thank our
2016 Premier Educational Partners
"Supporting high quality professional medical education for Delaware physicians."



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