UPCOMING EVENTS/ MEETINGS


The Next Board Meeting will take place on April 27th, 2020 

COVID-19 UPDATES 

TBA: Governor Cuomo’s Updated Guidelines for Elective Surgery:  https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/amid-ongoing-covid-19-pandemic-governor-cuomo-announces-elective-outpatient-treatment-can

General AAD Information: https://www.aad.org/member/practice/coronavirus  

Use of biologics and immunosuppressants in the age of COVID-19 by Mark Lebwohl (free sign 

up): https://events7.mediasite.com/Mediasite/Play/7fed6b816eb649879b25312315f584da1d 



Telemedicine from George Han and Mark Kaufman (free signup) https://fallclinical.health/fcvgr20-01-teledermatology



Provider Relief Fund, a component of the CARES Act, access to attestation:  https://www.hhs.gov/provider-relief/index.html.  



Payroll Protection Plan. (Funds currently exhausted but more may be approved. Apply through your bank: https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/cares/assistance-for-small-businesses. 



Reducing malpractice coverage to part-time (generally a 50% reduction for practice under 20 hours/week including visits, telemedicine, calls and record keeping).  MLMIC form can be downloaded at https://www.mlmic.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Part-Time-App-102018.pdf.  For PRI contact underwriting at underwritingcontacts@medmal.com.  Or just call your insurer.  

Reporting cutaneous manifestations of COVID-19 on the Covid Registry: https://www.aad.org/member/practice/coronavirus/registry  




Governor Cuomo’s Updated Guidelines for Elective Surgery: (To be entered when available) 

General AAD Information: https://www.aad.org/member/practice/coronavirus  

Use of biologics and immunosuppressants in the age of COVID-19 by Mark Lebwohl (free sign up): ttps://events7.mediasite.com/Mediasite/Play/7fed6b816eb649879b25312315f584da1d 

Telemedicine from George Han and Mark Kaufman (free signup) https://fallclinical.health/fcvgr20-01-teledermatology

Provider Relief Fund, a component of the CARES Act, access to attestation:  https://www.hhs.gov/provider-relief/index.html.  

Payroll Protection Plan. (Funds currently exhausted but more may be approved. Apply through your bank: https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/cares/assistance-for-small-businesses. 

Reducing malpractice coverage to part-time (generally a 50% reduction for practice under 20 hours/week including visits, telemedicine, calls and record keeping).  MLMIC form can be downloaded at https://www.mlmic.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Part-Time-App-102018.pdf.  For PRI contact underwriting at underwritingcontacts@medmal.com.  Or just call your insurer.  

Reporting cutaneous manifestations of COVID-19 on the Covid Registry: https://www.aad.org/member/practice/coronavirus/registry  

Governor Cuomo’s Updated Guidelines for Elective Surgery: (To be entered when available) 

General AAD Information: https://www.aad.org/member/practice/coronavirus  

Use of biologics and immunosuppressants in the age of COVID-19 by Mark Lebwohl (free sign up): ttps://events7.mediasite.com/Mediasite/Play/7fed6b816eb649879b25312315f584da1d 

Telemedicine from George Han and Mark Kaufman (free signup) https://fallclinical.health/fcvgr20-01-teledermatology

Provider Relief Fund, a component of the CARES Act, access to attestation:  https://www.hhs.gov/provider-relief/index.html.  

Payroll Protection Plan. (Funds currently exhausted but more may be approved. Apply through your bank: https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/cares/assistance-for-small-businesses. 

Reducing malpractice coverage to part-time (generally a 50% reduction for practice under 20 hours/week including visits, telemedicine, calls and record keeping).  MLMIC form can be downloaded at https://www.mlmic.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Part-Time-App-102018.pdf.  For PRI contact underwriting at underwritingcontacts@medmal.com.  Or just call your insurer.  

Reporting cutaneous manifestations of COVID-19 on the Covid Registry: https://www.aad.org/member/practice/coronavirus/registry  

ALBANY UPDATE - March 21, 2020