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ULTRASOUND DINNER LECTURES
Featuring ANNE M. KENNEDY, MD
University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics
Titles - 2 Lectures/ 2 CME
"In, Out and 'Round About! Emergency Ultrasound in the 1st
"The Long and Short of It: Cervical Insufficiency 101"
SEMINAR IN BREAST IMAGING
RADIOLOGY & RADIATION ONCOLOGY
& CONJOINT NUCLEAR MEDICINE SEMINAR
you LARS members and colleagues for attending another successful
Midwinter Conference. The conference website has been updated
with additional or revised handouts from speakers, resident poster
award winners, and self assessment answer keys!
Use the link below to navigate to the site.
Additional Spring 2016 Meetings To Be Announced
Check back for updates.
Bill Set for Hearing / Contact Your Assemblymember
AB 2764 (Bonilla) requiring plans and insurers to reimburse for
digital breast tomosynthesis will be heard in the Assembly
Health Committee on Tuesday April 19th.
The Assembly Health Committee is one of the larger
committees with 19 members.
If you are a constituent of any of the members please take the
time to send an email or make a quick phone call to their
Capitol Office to urge their support for AB 2764.
graciously allowed us to
include a copy of their support letter which you are free to
use. If you prefer to compose your own message, include
the following points:
AB 2764 clarifies existing law that already requires all health
plans and insurers to cover screening and diagnostic mammography
services ordered by a physician or other authorized health care
practitioner. DBT is a separate procedure in addition to the
DBT reduces patient callbacks for additional screening,
ultrasound or biopsies.
DBT helps detect smaller cancers that may not be seen on 2D
Earlier less invasive treatment for smaller cancers is a
benefit for patients.
Medicare and Medi-Cal reimburse for DBT since January 2015
Download Sample CRS Support Letter (Word):
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