Aug 14

ALL prescribers of opiates and benzodiazepines MUST register on the GA PDMP website before January 1, 2018 Don’t delay! https://georgia.pmpaware.net/identities/new Create your account at the above link. Yes inpatient and outpatient... [read more]

Aug 11

Questions or comments? Reach out to the Piedmont Clinic Population Health Clinical Pharmacist, Michell Butler, PharmD (Michell.Butler@piedmont.org) Should prescribers be worried or concerned about new information about Invokana and amputations? In May... [read more]

Aug 2

Piedmont Clinic quality specialist contacts are listed below. Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital Shelley Desjardines 706-475-4917 Shelley.Desjardines@piedmont.org Piedmont Atlanta Hospital Denise... [read more]

Jul 31

To better support patient-centric care through a team of both hospital-based and centralized, systemwide personnel, a new Care Management team is being created from the current Case Management departments across Piedmont. Most Care Management, as well... [read more]

Jul 31

The following message was distributed in an email on June 28, 2017. Dear Health Care Provider, During the 2017 legislative session, the Georgia General Assembly passed House Bill 249 which provided for several changes to the Georgia Prescription Drug... [read more]

Jul 13

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Jul 13

Legionnaires’ Disease is a sometimes fatal form of pneumonia that exists in our communities and appears to be increasing in incidence.  Legionnaires’ Disease makes up 3 to 9% of all Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) and this relative infrequency... [read more]

Jul 13

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Jul 12

For practices participating in MIPS – Resource Use (Cost) is one of the four domains in CMS’ MIPS program. In the 2017 performance year, the Resource Use (Cost) domain will not be scored. Though it will not be scored this year, it is important... [read more]

Jul 12

For practices participating in the Piedmont Clinic MSSP ACO – The Resource Use (Cost) domain of MACRA/MIPS will be weighted to zero for each year the practice is participating in the MSSP. However, to be successful in the MSSP, it will be... [read more]

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