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Trivia Tuesday Week 1: And the winner is...

Congratulations to John Maher, M.D., this week’s winner of CMA's Trivia Tuesday challenge, successfully answering the week 1 trivia question.

CMA urges Blue Shield to rescind recently announced modifier 25 policy

CMA said the new modifier 25 payment cuts are duplicative and unjustified, urging the payor to rescind the recently announced policy change that will significantly reduce reimbursement for E/M services billed with modifier 25.

Medi-Cal assigns reimbursement rates to 12 hernia repair service codes

The California Department of Health Care Services recently announced it has updated the reimbursement rates for ventral hernia repair services.

House committee passes extension of federal telehealth flexibilities

On May 8, 2024, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means unanimously passed legislation that would extend the current Medicare telehealth flexibilities through the end of 2026. 

In historic action, CA Democratic and Republican parties urge voters to support Protect Access to Care Initiative

In a demonstration of broad, bipartisan support, both the California Democratic Party and the California Republican Party voted to endorse the Protect Access to Care Initiative at their respective May meetings.

Join PHC's Health Equity Leadership Summit to gain valuable insights on the role of chief health equity officers

Physicians for a Healthy California is excited to announce that Reggie Tucker-Seeley Sc.D., Sc.M., Principal of Health Equity Strategies and Solutions, will present results from a recent study on the role of chief health equity officers at the Health Equity Leadership Summit happening July 11-12 in Sacramento.

CME professionals: Register now for the CME Accreditation Workshop and Annual CME Provider Conference

The California Medical Association is pleased to again this year be hosting two great events for continuing medical education professionals back-to-back. Register now to join us for the CME Accreditation Workshop on June 20, followed by the Annual CME Provider Conference on June 21.

Trivia Tuesday: Test your CMA knowledge for a chance to win a Starbucks gift card!

Get ready to test your knowledge and compete with CMA members for a chance to win CMA’s new weekly Trivia Tuesday challenge.

DWC to address ongoing e-filer errors

The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has announced plans  to reduce e-filing practices that result in repeated system errors in the Electronic Adjudication Management System (EAMS).

Governor's health care funding cuts highlight urgency of Protect Access to Healthcare ballot initiative

In his May Revision to the budget, the Governor proposes to maintain the provider rates that became effective on

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