Connecticut Health Care News

MedNotes – June 13, 2023

HCMA MedNotes - Elder Abuse Training Must Physicians Must Complete Training before June 30 Reminder to HCMA members who are registered with DEA: June 27 is a key date. After this date, whether you are renewing or this is your first registration with the DEA, you will...

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HCMA ALERT: New Mandatory DEA Training Requirement

New Mandatory DEA Training Requirement On December 29, 2022, the federal Consolidated Appropriations Act enacted a new one-time eight-hour training requirement for all Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registered practitioners on the treatment and management of...

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MedNotes: Physicians Included in CT’s “Red Flag” Law

Public Health Emergency Extended To October 13, 2022 The U.S. Public Health Emergency (PHE) has been extended through October 13, 2022. CDC data shows that more than half of the country's population lives in a county with a high COVID–19 Community Level, where the...

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MedNotes – April 5, 2022: HCMA Active at the Capitol

In addition to the virtual legislative forum held with area state lawmakers in early March 2022, HCMA board members testified on several bills important to the practice of medicine: Dr. Laureen Rubino addressed the Public Health Committee advocating for improvements...

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