The OSMA expects that several years of work with a coalition to bring mental health insurance coverage parity to Ohioans will culminate this fall with the introduction of legislation.
Having reached the end of the current three year strategic plan (2016-2019), the OSMA Council used its summer meeting to engage in future strategic planning. After reviewing accomplishments as well as unfinished tasks in the current plan, the Council set future priority issues for the OSMA...
OSMA President, Susan Hubbell, M.D. updated Council at our August meeting on the Healthier Ohio: 2020 & Beyond initiative that was launched at the OSMA Annual Meeting in April.
The OSMA House of Delegates approved creation of the Young Physician Section (YPS) in 2018 and its organizers developed the governing structure, which the OSMA Council approved in August. The YPS will give younger physicians the opportunity to participate in specific education, networking and leadership opportunities.
Safe Medicine and
As Ohio continues to address the opioid abuse epidemic, the Smart Rx® online learning experience is designed for the busy physician and keeps prescribers in-step and up-to-date. The training modules are on-demand, FREE to OSMA members, and readily accessible to prescribers from our partnering health systems.
- Resources for properly prescribing opioids
- Alternatives for treating pain
- Updates on current policy and regulations