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Practice Management & 2015 CPT Coding Seminar for OBGyn Practices
Register now for the Georgia OBGyn Society’s joint seminar on Friday, December 5, 2014, at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta. This Seminar features a joint CPT Coding session in the morning for OBGyn practice managers and coders, then offers separate topics for practice management and CPT coding for the afternoon.
Coding topics include:
  • ICD-10 CM for OB Services & OBGyn Coding Updates for 2015
  • ICD-10 GM for Genitourinary and Other Primary Care
  • Effective Team Work Strategies
  • How to Get Through Insurance Companies Paperwork
Practice Management topics include
  • Social Media’s IMPACT on a Medical Practice
  • Excelling As a Highly Effective Leader
Please view the Registration Flyer for more details. Contact the GOGS office at 770-904-5293 for additional information or send in the Registration Form for your reservation.


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Winter Symposium by GOGS and GA AAP
Join us for WinSym! The 2015 Winter Symposium, jointly sponsored by the Georgia OBGyn Society and the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, will be held Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the Atlanta Airport Marriott, Atlanta.

Slated topics include:
  • Neonatal withdrawal syndrome on the rise—What can be done?
  • Breastfeeding—What drugs can safely be prescribed?
  • Depression and the lack of beds, therapy and a referral system in Georgia
  • HPV and cancer
Save the date for WinSym on your calendar. Registration information coming soon.


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2015 Physicians Legislative Day at the Capitol
2015 Legislative Day at the Capitol will be held Thursday, March 5, 2015. Mark your calendars now and plan to join us under the Gold Dome! Meet your state legislators and top government officials and learn how the state government and legislature impact your practice and OBGyns in Georgia. Call the Society office at 770-904-0719 for more details. Registration form coming soon.


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Save the Date for the GOGS 2015 Annual Golf Tournament
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 is the next Georgia OBGyn Golf Tournament at Bears’ Best in Suwanee, GA. Look for your Golf registration brochure in the mail in the near future.




  Future GOGS Events and Annual Meetings: Save the Dates

  • CPT Coding Seminar, Friday, May 1, 2015, Macon Marriott City Center, Macon

  • 2015 GOGS Annual Meeting, Thursday, August 27 – Sunday, August 30, 2015, at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, FL

  • CPT Coding Seminar, Friday, December 4, 2015, Location TBD

  • 2016 GOGS Annual Meeting, Thursday, August 25 – Sunday, August 28, 2016, at The Cloister, Sea Island, GA
     
  • 2017 GOGS Annual Meeting, Thursday, August 24 – Sunday, August 27, 2017, at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, FL

Doctors Without Borders Information Session

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Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Information Session will be held on Thursday, October 23 from 7:00-8:30 pm at the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center, 349 Peachtree Hills Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA 30305. Medical and non-medical professionals are invited to learn more about how you can join Doctors Without Borders’ pool of dedicated aid workers as well as how you can put your ideals into practice. Doctors Without Borders recruits both medical and non-medical professionals to work in the field and is always looking for more of both. Click here to register. For more information or to learn about MSF visit: www.doctorswithoutborders.org


MOD Prematurity Awareness Summit
The March of Dimes Prematurity Awareness Summit will be held Thursday, November 13, 2014 at The Loudermilk Center in Atlanta. This year’s theme is “Reducing Disparities in Birth Outcomes and Maternal Mortality in Georgia.” To learn more or to register, visit bit.ly/modsummit2014. Topics will include The effects of chronic disease, such as hypertension and diabetes, on the premature birth rate; CenteringPregnancy and Maternal Mortality in Georgia. Speakers will be Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Brenda Fitzgerald, MD; Michael Lindsay, MD, MPH, Luella Klein Associate Professor and Director, Maternal Fetal Medicine Division, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Chief of Gynecology and Obstetrics Service at Grady Healthcare System; and Jacqueline Grant, MD, MPH, MPA, Director of the Southwest Public Health District.