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General News
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Docs vs. Glocks' legal battle ends »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, June 12, 2017......... Six years after Florid...
Thursday, June 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court rejects medical malpractice caps »
By Jim Saunders The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, June 8, 2017......... The Florida Supreme Cou...
Friday, June 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Routine opt-out HIV testing in healthcare settings now standard »
Did you know that Florida law no longer requires written informed consent for HIV testing in health care settings? In July...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health officials move forward with pot process »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, May 25, 2017......... After state lawmakers f...
Monday, May 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health officials look to halt smokable marijuana »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, May 15, 2017......... The Florida Department...

Legislative News
Friday, June 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott signs medical marijuana plan »
By Jim Saunders and Jim Turner The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, June 23, 2017......... Mor...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott signs fentanyl, pollution notification bills »
By Jim Turner The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, June 14, 2017......... Gov. Rick Scott sign...
Tuesday, June 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott poised to act on Fentanyl trafficking bill »
State Capital Briefs (Morning Edition): Tuesday, June 13 The News Service of Florida Gov. Rick Scott faces a Wedne...
Friday, June 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers sign off on medical marijuana deal »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, June 9, 2017......... Florida will have 10 ad...
Friday, June 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical marijuana left out of special session »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, June 2, 2017......... Next week's special leg...

DCMS & Member News
Friday, June 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS opposes Supreme Court medical malpractice decision »
DUVAL COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY OPPOSES SUPREME COURT DECISION TO THROW OUT MEDICAL MALPRACTICE CAPS...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Residents & Fellows participate in Life After Residency Program »
The Duval County Medical Society held its annual Life After Residency program on May 20 and June 3 at San Jose Country Clu...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inaugural Future of Healthcare Conference concludes with plans to address area’s food deserts »
The inaugural Duval County Medical Society (DCMS) & DCMS Foundation Future of Healthcare Conference wrapped up on May...
Monday, May 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS members earn UF Term Professorship Awards »
Congratulations to four University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville faculty members, who received UF Term Pro...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS & DCMS Foundation proactively tackle low Duval County health ranking »
For more information: Kristy Wolski, DCMS Communications Coordinator kristy@dcmsonline.org...

Member Editorials
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...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Final Countdown: Legislative update from your Chief Executive Officer »
The Final Countdown   2016 Florida Legislative Update from DCMS Chief Executive Officer, Bryan Campbell:...

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
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UF Health Proton Therapy Institute receives grant from Go4theGoal® »
Grant to expand Child Life Program, fund two child life fellows JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (June 12, 2017) — The UF Health...
Thursday, June 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Borland-Groover Clinic physicians reach in-network agreement with Florida Blue »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Borland Groover Clinic BeckyLynn Schroeder bscroeder@shepherdagency.com 904-798-3166 &n...
Thursday, June 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Children's Hospital challenges trauma center denial »
State Capital Briefs (Lunch Edition): Thursday, June 1 The News Service of Florida A Jacksonville children's hospit...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UF Health North cuts ribbon on new inpatient hospital »
CONTACT: Dan Leveton Media Relations Manager 904-244-3268 (office) 904-537-5481 (mobile) JACKSONV...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Vincent’s Mobile Health Outreach Ministry prepares for summer »
A Message from the St. Vincent's HealthCare Foundation: Dear Friend, Summer is just around the corner and wh...

CEO's Blog
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...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wins and Losses from the 2017 Legislative Session »
From the Desk of Bryan Campbell, DCMS Chief Executive Officer: I really said I wasn’t going to do it this year....
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospital Funding Still Unclear as Legislative Session Nears Close »
From the Desk of DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell:   With just three days left befo...
Thursday, October 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Preserving History (and making a little, too!) »
    Pictured from left:  Alan Harmon, M.D., Bryan Cam...
Friday, October 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Helping MAPP the Future of Health in Duval County »
Today, the Duval County Medical Society joined the Department of Health in Duval County and several other community organi...

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