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PPPO: April 6, 2018

MSMA thanks Legislators for protecting vaccine laws. ...Continue

Arkansas Mumps Outbreak Grows to 376 Cases

Officials investigating an outbreak of mumps in northwest Arkansas are now reporting a total of 376 current cases. Mumps is now being reported in Oklahoma, where officials are investigating 37 outbreak related cases. ...Continue

FLSA Overtime Changes: The Final Rule

From MSMA Member Benefit Partner First Healthcare Compliance: On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a Final Rule updating the FLSA’s overtime provisions to double the salary threshold from $23,660 to $47,476. This means that employers ...Continue

Legalese: Charity Care

A breakdown of the legal issues surrounding free and charitable medical care including civil immunity and waiver requirements ...Continue

April 13, 2017: AMA VP for Government Affairs Visits Mississippi

April 14: AMA VP for Government Affairs Visits Mississippi, Dr. Voulters Travels to Delta Medical Society, CME in the Sand Registration and more! ...Continue