ISMS Physician Recognition Program

New awards to honor the special achievements of Illinois doctors. Submit nominations by September 30.

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In a time when physicians are experiencing tremendous pressure, ISMS is your outlet to make a difference. All ISMS members have equal opportunity to impact change in Illinois, and those efforts are supported – and amplified – by the unified voice of all Illinois physicians.

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ISMS works diligently to advocate for physicians and their patients in Springfield.
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ISMS is guided by our members and seeks to represent all Illinois physicians as we lead change in Illinois.
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The Illinois Department of Insurance (DOI) recently released proposed rules to implement the Network Adequacy and Transparency Act (NAT Act).
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If You Think a Health Insurance Company Is in Violation of Illinois Law, File a Complain
Are you having trouble when referring your patients for specialty care because of the reduced availability of healthcare professionals in a given network?
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Read the updates on Illinois public health developments from the last week.
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ISMS Advocacy Brings Medicine Wins to Spring Legislative Session!
Here’s a Springfield recap of victories for medicine!
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Treating Patients Who Are Eligible for COVID-19 Therapies
IDPH encourages healthcare professionals to quickly assess patients who have COVID-19 to determine eligiblity for treatment.
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A Reminder for Physicians Licensed to Prescribe Controlled Substances
If you are a prescriber, are you registered with Illinois’ Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP)?
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Over-the-Counter COVID-19 Test Kits Are Now FREE for Medicare Beneficiaries
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) rolled out its initiative that will allow Medicare beneficiaries to obtain eight free over-the-counter COVID-19 test kits per month.
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A Look Back at COVID-19’s History in the State of Illinois
Illinois slipped past the two-year anniversary marking the first case of COVID-19 in the state
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Cannabis in Illinois: A Public Health Update Two Years into Legalization
This program we will provide a public health overview of the landscape in Illinois, now 2+ years after legalization.
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Physician Burnout: Key Drivers and Strategies for Creating Systemic Well-Being
Levels of burnout among physicians, residents and other healthcare team members have been continuing to rise throughout the pandemic.
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Getting to Equity: Dismantling Racism in Medicine, from Unconscious Bias to Institutional Policy
Our webinar will cover how to overcome implicit bias and reduce its consequences.
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Identifying and Overcoming Implicit Bias to Improve Patient Safety, Outcomes and Equity
This program will acknowledge the colloquial perception of bias, but will then introduce the concept of implicit bias as developed by researchers at Harvard University.
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