IN THE NEWS

November 3, 2017

President’s letter – November 2017

Welcome, winter! Wow! It’s been quite the ride! This is my last letter as President, and after the past two years I am quite proud of […]
October 31, 2017

Free training on advance care directives for medical practices

CPT code 99497: Medicare allows $83.50 for first 30 minutes Physicians and their staffs can receive free training on advance care planning from SOCI coaches. The […]
October 31, 2017

Executive update – Fourth-quarter check in

It has been a wonderful year. We held our 2017 Annual Meeting on Jan. 12, 2017, featuring physician-comedian Brad Nieder, MD, and renowned wellness expert Carla […]
October 25, 2017

Get help with QPP through the Colorado QPP Coalition

The Quality Payment Program (QPP) began Jan. 1, 2017 under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). This program is an effort to drive clinician […]
October 25, 2017

Connect with CMS through Central Line – a revolutionary engagement platform

Did you know that any member of CMS/NCMS can propose policy ideas for the medical society 24/7 and from the convenience of your computer or smart […]
October 20, 2017

Reflection: Gun control measure survey

Dear Members of the Northern Colorado Medical Society: I wish to extend my appreciation to all the members who responded to our recent member survey asking […]
October 20, 2017

Jeff Donner, MD, and Colorado Spine Institute recognized for fragility fracture patient care

A broken bone, also known as an osteoporotic or fragility fracture, is a serious complication of osteoporosis and often the first sign that a person has […]
August 30, 2017

Nominate an outstanding physician for 2017 NCMS Physician of the Year

Do you know of a northern Colorado physician who goes above and beyond? Who provides our community with compassionate and caring medical service in practice, education […]
August 3, 2017

The opioid epidemic: What northern Colorado physicians need to know

By Lesley Brooks, MD The opioid epidemic is one of the greatest challenges facing health care today and physicians have a role in reducing opioid misuse […]
August 2, 2017

President’s letter – Summer update

Wow! How did it get to be August already?! We hope you’ve been busy, healthy, and having fun this summer.  We’ve been busy as well… In […]
August 2, 2017

NCMS 2017 wellness survey shows 69 percent of NoCo physicians sometimes or often have feelings of burnout

NCMS surveyed all actively practicing members to gauge levels of burnout among northern Colorado physicians, get a sense for what wellness resources large practices/hospital systems are […]
August 2, 2017

Summer social: Members praised good food, drinks and fun at the Budweiser Brewery

NCMS members and guests enjoyed perfect weather, an interesting brewery tour, delicious food and a variety of beverages at the 2017 NCMS Summer Social at the […]
NCMS Annual Meeting, Jan. 10, 2018.
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