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Monthly Archives: February 2014

Measles Case in Allegheny County

      On February 19, 2014, the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) was notified of a measles case in a fully vaccinated (two doses in childhood) 22-year-old Allegheny County resident who works in a research center, which is housed … Continue reading

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2014 February Bulletin

Articles Materia Medica – 61 novel device for epinephrine self-injection: Auvi-Q® auto-injector Amanda Wojtusik, PharmD, BCPS Ashley Higbea, PharmD Legal Summary – 66 The ACA and the … Fair Debt Collection Practices Act? Beth Anne Jackson, Esq. Practice Management – 67 four-quarter schedule … Continue reading

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Meaningful Use Attestation Date Extended

Provided by the American Medical Association The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that the original planned date by which all physicians who are attesting for Medicare Meaningful Use in 2013 has been extended from 11:59 pm ET on … Continue reading

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EHR – Trials and Tribulations

A Risk Management Presentation – A Jointly Sponsored CME Activity With The Allegheny County Medical Society EHR Trials and Tribulations Educational Objectives This presentation will support your ability to: Optimize patient care and reduce medical liability risks through the application … Continue reading

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