CALL TO ACTION


Contact lawmakers NOW to support HB 4354,
Access to Quality Emergency Care Act.


Click here now to take action!

Show your support by emailing your legislators.
Contact your lawmaker and other key legislators here. Please take a minute to send him or her an email saying you support this common sense reform.


It is important for your voice to be heard in Lansing. HB 4354 will help limit liability for physicians practicing in an emergency situation.

This common sense bill is now moving through the Michigan House of Representatives. The goal is to hold down insurance costs by reducing inappropriate lawsuits and making it easier to defend cases that do go to court under certain circumstances.

This bill does not provide blanket immunity. But it will help us increase access to specialists for our patients, and provide an incentive for physicians to locate here in Michigan, ensuring those who need emergency care will be able to get it for years to come.

We’ve included a few points in the draft letter below. Please take a minute to review it, personalize it with your own experiences, and then send it to lawmakers.

Draft Letter
You can read the bill here.
Read the MCEP white paper on this issue here.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION


ICD-10

Please click on the following link to view an update from MDCH on ICD-10 as referenced in the April, 2013 issue of News & Views.

IMPORTANT DATES

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Michigan Summer Assembly July 27-30 at the Historic Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island: Be a part of MCEP’s premier educational program while surrounded by history, horses, and the Great Lakes. Regardless if you come for the education, horse drawn carriages, quiet atmosphere, or fudge shops you will be certain to have a great time and walk away with a renewed vigor for emergency medicine. More Information

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MCEP is looking for potential speakers for future conferences. If you are interested, please take the time to complete this Faculty Profile Form and send your current CV, to MCEP at mcep@mcep.org. If a speaker for a given topic is needed for a conference, faculty profile forms will be used as part of the process to identify potential speakers. If your name is not chose, your faculty profile will remain on file for consideration during the planning of future conferences.
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