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County Medical Societies See Increased Activity

County Medical Societies See Increased Activity

As the calendar turns to April, county medical societies across the state are engaging their members with a variety of activities from clinical to casual. Perhaps the state’s most active county society, the Natrona County Medical Society, held the latest in its CME...

Cigna Hosts Dinner and Meeting in Laramie

Cigna President of Mountain States Kim Bimestefer presents to a room of physicians Thursday in Laramie. By Tom Lacock Wyoming Medical Society The second in a series of three dinner meetings hosted by health insurance firm Cigna took place Thursday night in Laramie...

TDC Announces Annual Dividend

TDC Announces Annual Dividend

The Doctors Company, the nation’s largest physician-owned medical malpractice insurer, has announced a $32 million dividend, which is made possible by the excellent claims experience of The Doctors Company’s members. Since 1976, The Doctors Company has paid more than...

Cigna Hosts Provider Dinner in Cheyenne

Cigna Hosts Provider Dinner in Cheyenne

Representatives from the Wyoming Medical Society, as well as the Cigna and the community discuss rising healthcare costs during a dinner in Cheyenne on March 15. Crowd of Business Owners, Healthcare Representatives, WMS Discuss Cost By Tom Lacock – Wyoming...

Noridian Column on Revalidation

Noridian Column on Revalidation

Scott Oien, external relations manager of Noridian contacted the Wyoming Medical Society this week to remind Wyoming Medical Society members the need for revalidation with CMS. Noridian is the Medicare Part B and D contractor for the region, including Wyoming. Oien...

What is Actually Happening with Meaningful Use?

What is Actually Happening with Meaningful Use?

By  Deb Anderson, CPHIMS Business Relationship Manager, Health Technology Services The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt recently remarked, “The Meaningful Use program as we know it is effectively over.” Statements...