SSV Medical Society News - 2020 - Volume 9 - Issue 08 August 4, 2020 2020 - Volume 9 2020 - Volume 9, Issue 08, SSV Medical Society News 0 Latest News from Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society Medical Society News Volume 9, Issue 8 August 2020 SSVMS' is proud to offer physicians a virtual month of wellness! Featuring presentations from local wellness leaders, and resources and activities aimed at improving well-being, building resilience and helping to bring joy back to your practice of medicine! Register Now for Wellness Month! Featured Speakers & Topics Coping with COVID: Short and Long Term Views Peter Yellowlees, MD Tuesday, September 1, 2020 7:00PM Two Part Series: Joy & Meaning in Medicine John Chuck, MD Tuesdays, September 8 & 15, 2020 6:00PM Two Part Series: Sleep Science Lydia Wytrzes, MD Tuesdays, September 22 & 29, 2020 6:00PM Nutrition Pearls: The Plant-Based Diet Rajiv Misquitta, MD Tuesday, September 22, 2020 7:00PM Virtual Physician Lounge Meetups Rewiring JOY using the 4R Approach: Resiliency, Resourcefulness, Relationships, Relevance Amy Ahlfeld, PsyD Thursdays, September 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2020, 5:30 - 6:30PM Activities Virtual Paint & Sip Hosted by The Painted Cork $10/person *Space is extremely limited. Registration required. Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:00 - 8:00PM Virtual Activities Lightning Grand Rounds Giveaways Virtual Socials Medical Student Happy Hour Yoga, Pilates, and Meditation Sessions CME Credits Available Family Matters: Empowering Your Family to Meet the Uncertainties of the Day Facilitated by Angela Trapp *Virtual session offered to family members of physicians. Wednesday, September 9, 2020 6:00PM In-Person, Small Group Hosted Walk Facilitated by Steve Seay *Sacramento location TBD. Masks required. Saturdays, Sept. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2020 8:00AM Register Now for Wellness Month! In the News CMA Virtual Grand Rounds to focus on COVID-19, children and opening schools; Register today! New Sacramento County Community COVID-19 Testing Sites SSVMS, CMA and the California Office of Emergency Services partner to distribute PPE Relief Kits to physician practices in El Dorado, Sacramento and Yolo Counties Trump administration renews public health emergency California issues new COVID-19 testing guidelines as demand and cases surges CMA Webinars | Live and On-Demand NEW CMA Grand Rounds: COVID-19 - The State of the Pandemic, Children and Opening Schools - No-Cost, CME available August 11, 2020 | 12-1:30pm NEW Telehealth Series for Small and Medium Sized Practices: Overview August 13, 2020 | 12:15-1:15pm NEW Federal Updates: Latest COVID-19 Relief Legislation, Provider Relief Fund Changes, Paycheck Protection Program August 20, 2020 | 12:15-1:15pm Closing, Selling, or Retiring Your Practice Recorded July 30, 2020 Diversifying Revenue Through Value-Based Care, a Physician's Experience Recorded July 28, 2020 More CMA Webinars SSV Medicine | July/August Issue The coronavirus crisis has been one of the biggest tests the health care system has seen in generations. We are asking our physicians to share their stories, poems, and reflections with us for an upcoming issue of Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine. You may email your writings to Lindsay Coate, Director of Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Read the July/August issue of the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine (SSV Medicine) Upcoming Events | Webinars and Virtual Events The Secure Act & COVID-19 Legislation Wednesday, August 26, 2020 12:00-1:00PM Please join Doug Crumley, Private Wealth Advisor with Crumley & Associates, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC This webinar will cover: 5 Key Considerations for Individuals Key Considerations for Private Practice Owners Presented by Joe Bidne, Regional Vice President, Retirement Plans Consultant with Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC Ameriprise Webinar Registration Investment products are not federally or FDIC-insured, are not deposits or obligations of, or guaranteed by any financial institution, and involve investment risks including possible loss of principal and fluctuation in value. Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC. Member FINRA and SIPC. © 2020 Ameriprise Financial Inc. All rights reserved. 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