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General News
Thursday, June 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UF gets designation for work on mental health »
With suicide a growing concern, the University of Florida is touting the designation of its Mood Disorders Program as a ce...
Monday, June 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Smokable medical marijuana issue on hold »
The News Service of Florida By Dara Kam   TALLAHASSEE --- In a widely expected move, an appellate court M...
Friday, June 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospitals worry about 'confusing picture' on health website »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- Asserting it would help hold down healt...
Monday, June 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare Boards to huddle about drug rules »
By NSF Staff The News Service of Florida Florida lawmakers this year passed a bill that limits prescribing of c...
Friday, June 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Weekly news roundup: politics, pot, and grim numbers »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida     TALLAHASSEE --- The Sunshine State was packed with poli...

Legislative News
Tuesday, April 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Providers, advocates blast proposed $98 million Medicaid cut »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- A push by the Florida Legislature and Gov. Rick...
Tuesday, March 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
State seeks changes in Medicaid program »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- For the third time in less than a year, Florida...
Friday, March 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Direct Primary Care' gets Scott approval »
The News Service of Florida After years of legislative discussion about the issue, Gov. Rick Scott on Friday si...
Thursday, March 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sessions says no more 'business as usual' in opioid fight »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- Two days after instructing federal prosecutors to seek the...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Scott signs bill aimed at ending trauma disputes »
By Jim Turner The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- Gov. Rick Scott signed 38 bills into law on Wednesday, in...

DCMS & Member News
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful Future of Healthcare Conference addresses gun violence and opioid epidemic »
Gun violence and the opioid epidemic are critical topics that impact healthcare and delivery of care in Northeast Florida....
Monday, May 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AMA President-Elect & FMA President Kick Off Future of Healthcare Conference »
Gun violence, the opioid epidemic, mental health, and physical fitness/obesity are critical topics that impact the health...
Monday, May 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS Gifts Historical Photo to Florida Medical Association »
This weekend the DCMS presented the Florida Medical Association (FMA)  with this framed historical photo from the 19...
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...

Member Editorials
Tuesday, February 20, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Addressing gun violence at the Future of Healthcare Conference »
A Message from Dr. Sunil Joshi, DCMS Foundation President: Nearly one week after the tragedy in Parkland, many of u...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physician Wellness: A Call to Action »
Dear Colleagues, I am writing again today to express my deep concern about physician burnout and associated suicides...
Thursday, January 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important information about influenza »
A Message from DCMS Past-President Dr. Mobeen Rathore:   Dear Colleagues: Influenza season this year...
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...

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, June 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Memorial Hospital ER Director receives national humanitarian award »
Contact: Ilyssa Drumm Memorial Hospital Associate Vice President, PR & Communications (904) 702-6712 Ilyssa.Dr...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
You're Invited to the 25th Anniversary We Care Caring Awards Gala »
Founded by the DCMS in 1993, and now an independent 501c(3) organization, We Care is a network of volunteer physicians and...
Monday, June 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Memorial Hospital HR executive selected for Leadership Jacksonville »
Contact: Ilyssa Drumm Memorial Hospital Associate Vice President, PR & Communications (904) 702-6712 Ilyssa.Dr...
Monday, June 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Vincent's launches new online scheduling advertising campaign »
Contact: Kyle Sieg Kyle.Sieg@ascension.org 904-308-7992 Jacksonville, FL (June 4, 2018) ­– Today, St...
Monday, June 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Memorial Hospital elects 2018 board members »
Contact: Ilyssa Drumm Memorial Hospital Associate Vice President, PR & Communications (904) 702-6712 Ilyssa....

CEO's Blog
Thursday, April 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your Questions Answered: New Opioid Prescribing Law »
A Message from DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell: I've received dozens of emails over the past few weeks...
Monday, March 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare plays pivotal role in extended session »
An Update from DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell: Sunday, the Florida Legislature ended its 2018 Session tw...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid bill will impact most providers »
An Update from DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell: The Florida Legislature this week is coming closer to pa...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Big win for physicians in Tallahassee today »
An Update from DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell:   Senate Bill 98, which limits certain types o...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid prescribing regulations move forward »
A Legislative Update from CEO Bryan Campbell:   We are nearing the halfway point of the 2018 Florida Leg...

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