SSV Medical Society News - 2017 - Volume 6 - Issue 10 - October October 13, 2017 2017 - Volume 6 2017 - Volume 6, Issue 10, SSV Medical Society News 0 Dear Physicians: The Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society's (SSVMS) first annual Joy of Medicine Summit was a tremendous success! Thank you to the 150 physicians, residents and medical students who joined us for a day of meditation, gratitude and networking with colleagues. If you were unable to attend the summit, please click here to view the presentations and other resources. We look forward to seeing you at next year’s summit! SSVMS' Joy of Medicine program is one of the ways SSVMS is taking care of you, so you can take care of yourself and your patients. The program is open to any physician that lives or works in Sacramento, El Dorado, Yolo or Placer Counties. Please visit JoyofMedicine.org if you are interested in exploring no-cost resiliency consultations with vetted mental health professionals, joining a physician peer group, or perusing our wellness library. As always, let me know what your medical society can do for you, firstname.lastname@example.org. Aileen E. Wetzel Executive Director Time to join or renew your SSVMS membership for 2018! Click here to renew and pay online, or contact Megan Sharpe at email@example.com or (916) 452-2671. SSVMS/CMA Events CMA House of Delegates October 21-22, 2017, Anaheim, More Information 2017 President's Reception and Awards Gala October 21, 2017, Anaheim, Register Here SSVMS Celebrate the Season Physician Social & Volunteer Recognition November 28, 2017, Save the Date, Studio 817 Sacramento, Register Here 2018 SSVMS Membership and Awards Dinner January 11, 2018, Save the Date, Hyatt Regency Sacramento, 6:00pm – 8:30pm CMA Webinars are free for members. Click here to explore on-demand webinars. In The News Physicians and Medical Staffs Encouraged to Contribute to CMA Legal Defense Fund in Support of Medical Staff Self Governance in Tulare Nominations Requested for Prestigious Medical Society Awards California Physicians Condemn Changes to Affordable Care Act Birth Control Mandate CMS 2016 Annual QRURs Webcast Sacramento County Influenza Health Advisory Members Only Resource: A Physician's Guide to the AB 72 Independent Dispute Resolution Process CMA’s Legislative Hotlist UnitedHealthcare Launches Community Plan in Sacramento County FDA Says Harm of Untreated Opioid Addiction Outweighs Risks of Concomitant Benzodiazepine Use Service Spotlight Robert Bellinoff, MD is an ophthalmologist with Mercy Medical Group and a volunteer with the SPIRIT Program. Dr. Bellinoff shares “I have been to other countries to help out there, but feel that it is important just to participate in my own community and make a little difference for someone here.” Read More For more information on volunteering or making a tax deductible donation to SSVMS' community programs, click here. Other Events Senator Richard Pan’s Birthday Brew Fest Thursday, October 19, William Land Golf Course, Learn More Here 2017 NEPO Building Healthy Communities Summit - Striving for Health Equity in the Era of Change Oct 19, 8:00 AM – Oct 20, 1:30 PM, Disneyland Hotel, Register Here IMQ's Medical Staff Conference October 26, South San Francisco, Register Here Read the September/October issue of the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine (SSV Medicine) CLICK HERE Advertisements #SSVMSCares #SSVMSTeaches #SPIRITHeals Comment (0) Comments are closed.