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ICD-10 Delayed Due to Congressional Vote

Last week, the Senate voted to approve a bill that will delay the implementation of ICD-10 by at least one year. The bill was signed into law by President Obama on April 1. The bill, H.R. 4302, Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014", mainly creates a temporary "fix" to the Medicare sustainable growth rate (SGR). A seven-line section of the bill states that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) cannot adopt the ICD-10 code set as the standard until at least...

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ISMS Annual House of Delegates Meeting-April 25-27, 2014

Oak Brook Hills Resort

3500 Midwest Road

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Tax Season: Important Information Regarding Your Membership Dues

The portion of your ISMS dues for the 2013 membership year reserved for non-taxable deduction purposes is 5 percent. Therefore, for federal income tax purposes, your dues for 2013 are 95 percent tax-deductible

For applicability to your individual circumstances, you should check with your...

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Prepare for Impact: Illinois Update on Implementation of the Affordable Care Act

Join ISMS leadership and health policy staff for a phone conversation on the very latest news related to America's health law. 

Prepare for Impact: Illinois...

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IL Medical License Renewal - July 31, 2014

To renew a medical license, physicians must attest to compliance with state CME requirements. Licensees are required by law to renew their licenses every three years, by July 31. Next renewal is July 31, 2014. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation...

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