Posts Tagged ‘Public Health’

MCMS & MedChi Celebrate Legislative Victories, 2019

The 439th Session of the Maryland General Assembly concluded last Monday, April 8. 2,479 bills and resolutions were considered in 2019, and MCMS & MedChi were there to advocate for you, your practice, and our community every step of the way. SB447/HB471: MedChi & MSEPS Achieve Historic Victory on Optometric Scope of Practice The Maryland…

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April Is STI Awareness Month

Source Note: This message appears courtesy of the Montgomery County Department of Health & Human Services. In the five-year period between 2012 and 2016, cases of syphilis in pregnant women rose 61% in the U.S.  Screening during pregnancy is important to protect the mother and the unborn baby. Risk factor screening is likely inadequate in high…

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