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San Francisco Marin Medical Society Blog


SFMS Joins Supervisor Mark Farrell to Propose Tobacco Ban Legislation

The San Francisco Medical Society joined San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell (District 2) to introduce a legislation to eliminate the use of all tobacco products—including smokeless tobacco—at all baseball venues and city athletic fields in San Francisco.

February 28 Deadline to Review 2013 PQRS Payments and Penalties

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that physicians can use the new Physician Quality Reporting System Look Up tool to verify information without calling the CMS Help Desk. Informal review requests need to be submitted by February 28, 2015.