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General News
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS helps lead effort on VA reimbursement »
The Duval County Medical Society, working together with practice managers and physicians from around the First Coast, were...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trauma center approved for children's hospital »
State Capital Briefs (Lunch Edition): Wednesday, December 6 The News Service of Florida   The Florida Dep...
Friday, December 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid plan required to return $1.8 million to state »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, December 1, 2017......... Simply Heal...
Thursday, November 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court backs hospitals in outpatient rate dispute »
State Capital Briefs (Evening Edition): Thursday, November 30, 2017 The News Service of Florida   Siding wit...
Monday, November 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical malpractice records battle brews »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida   THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, November 27, 2017.........

Legislative News
Thursday, January 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bondi weighs legal fight over opioids »
By Christine Sexton News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi on Thursda...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate panel looks to 'stem the tide of addicts' »
The News Service of Florida January 16, 2018 TALLAHASSEE --- Doctors would be limited to ordering a maximum of seve...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid bill moving in Florida Legislature »
An Update from DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell   This week, the House and Senate will continue...
Friday, January 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Med-Mal revision moving toward November ballot »
State Capital Briefs: Friday, January 12 The News Service of Florida Florida voters may be asked in November to wei...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State address as prepared »
TALLAHASSEE --- Following is Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State address as prepared for delivery: Good morning. I a...

DCMS & Member News
Monday, December 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS Past President honored at Jaguars Game »
DCMS Past President Dr. Charles McIntosh was honored at the Jacksonville Jaguars game on December 10.  Dr. McIntosh...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS members named Health Care Heroes by Jacksonville Business Journal »
Each year the Jacksonville Business Journal honors members of the Jacksonville medical community as Health Care Heroes. Th...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
President Clinton Meets with Doctors on the First Coast Today »
This year, we have been sharing information about the DCMS efforts to curb the opioid epidemic in North Florida, and the D...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS member elected to American Academy of Pediatrics leadership position »
Mobeen H. Rathore, MD Professor and Director of University of Florida Center for HIV/AIDS Research, Education and Service...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Year in Review: A Message from DCMS President Dr. Tra'Chella Johnson Foy »
This has been quite a year for our grand profession. Locally, we have made great strides with the success of our Future of...

Member Editorials
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Physicians Need Help – DCMS is There »
Physician burnout is not just a national epidemic, it has become a concerning issue right here on the First Coast. We must...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Letter from Dr. Sunil Joshi, DCMS Foundation President »
          A Letter from Dr. Sunil Joshi, D...
Monday, October 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
THANK YOU! A Message from DCMS President, Dr. Sunil Joshi »
Dear Colleagues, Hurricane Matthew was a destructive force that caused significant damage to much of the wat...
Tuesday, July 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physician, be aware.... »
Physician be Aware…….. It seems that there is a new emerging or re-emerging infectious disease every year. Healthca...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
A message of thanks on Doctors' Day! »
A message of thanks from DCMS President, Dr. Sunil Joshi: Dear Colleagues, This is a special day on the cal...

Members & the Media
Saturday, December 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physicians suggest sensible reforms to Obamacare »
Three leaders within the Duval County Medical Society are weighing in on the Affordable Care Act and potential reforms....
Wednesday, November 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to combat allergies to Christmas trees- real AND artificial »
Did you know both real AND fake Christmas trees can trigger allergies? In today's article for The Florida Times-Union...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Think you're allergic to penicillin? Think again. »
Many people are told they are allergic to penicillin, which may not necessarily be the case. In this week's DCMS column...
Wednesday, February 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How much sleep does your child need? »
If your children are like the majority of kids these days, they are not getting enough  sleep . They are staying...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exercise and vein health: What you should know »
If you are one of the approximately 40 million people suffering from varicose veins or  chronic venous insufficiency...

Hospital & Medical Organization News
Tuesday, December 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Hospice & Palliative Care to open in 11 new counties »
For Immediate Release Date: December 12, 2017 Contact: Char Miller, Director, Marketing & Communications...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Care Now® urgent care clinic now open at Town Center »
Jacksonville, FL ., (Nov. 16, 2017) – CareNow® Urgent Care opens its first Jacksonville clinic at the St. Johns Town C...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Vincent’s invests $55 Million to create new Heart & Vascular Pavilion in Riverside »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                     ...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Vincent’s HealthCare to Adopt Ascension as Part of its Name »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Kyle Sieg (904) 308-7992   Jacksonv...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UF Health receives $2.2 million CDC grant to study care for HIV patients »
CONTACT: Dan Leveton Media Relations Manager 904-244-3268   UF Health Jacksonville has bee...

CEO's Blog
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida's Legislative Session is Underway »
A Legislative Message from CEO Bryan Campbell: Tuesday marks the beginning of the 2018 Legislative Session in Flo...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Message from CEO Bryan Campbell »
It’s impossible to discuss medicine this week without acknowledging the efforts of the medical professionals in Las Vegas...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
An Update from DCMS CEO Bryan Campbell »
Today the only two things clear about the Future of Healthcare are that the latest effort to repeal and replace the Afford...
Monday, July 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help DCMS Protect Veterans’ Access to Care »
A few weeks ago, I wrote asking for your help. Several local practices have been experiencing extraordinary problems with...
Thursday, June 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Concerns with VA Choice Program reimbursement »
Good afternoon, The core function of the Duval County Medical Society is to ensure that physicians in our community a...

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