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If Your Smartphone Is Covered With Germs, So Is Your Doctor’s

Health care workers’ mobile devices could make patients sick. Any self-respecting germaphobe knows that cellphones are filthy. They pick up microscopic crud from toilet stalls, gym benches, tray tables, and pretty much every other surface they—or we—touch. But doctors and nurses know better. They keep their phones as clean as Donald Trump’s official medical record,…

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Pediatric practice faces attacks from anti-vaxxers:

 ‘We decided to take a stand,’ says doctor It all started when a Pennsylvania pediatric practice posted a video on its Facebook page urging parents to get their children vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV), which can protect them from a variety of cancers. Find the full article here..

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DOJ charges telemedicine executives, doctors in $1.2B Medicare fraud scheme

The U.S. Department of Justice filed charges against 24 telemedicine and medical equipment company executives and physicians for their alleged participation in a $1.2 billion healthcare fraud scheme. The defendants in the case include CEOs and chief operating officers of telemedicine companies, owners of durable medical equipment companies and licensed medical professionals. As part of the…

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Cigna, Chiropractors Could End Benefits Suit With $12M Deal

    PCA President’s statement on major court action by PA DCs against Cigna/ ASHN Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association (PCA) President Alison M. Benedetto, DC  (Bethlehem) commented about the settlement with Cigna/ ASHN on behalf of the PCA, the state’s largest professional association representing Doctors of Chiropractic.  Dr. Benedetto’s comments were in direct response to the…

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Members, Get $150 off your Annual Dues!

Remember to refer your colleagues and get $150 of your dues!   When you help build membership, we appreciate it.    PCA will give you $150 for EACH member that joins as a Regular Member at the annual rate of $600 and mentions your name! Send your non-member colleagues to:  Join PCA Today!

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