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The Virginia Orthopaedic Society is the premier voice for musculoskeletal health care in the Commonwealth of Virginia, working to enhance the overall quality of orthopaedic care and to create a favorable environment for its delivery.
April 7, 2020
Upcoming Meeting: 73rd Annual
May 15th-17th 2020 - CANCELLED
News and Announcements
Upcoming Clinic Date: Thursday, April 16th
Time: 12:00pm - 1:15pm CT
Presenter: Julie Switzer, MD, FAOA
Topic: Telehealth for Bone Health
Join the Own the Bone Orthopaedic Bone Health ECHO session on April 16th at 12:00pm CDT for a special discussion related to telehealth visits for bone health. Any bone health clinicians with experience doing telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic are encouraged to participate and share their insights.
To register for this session or future sessions, please sign-up below for the ECHO email list. Registrants will receive emails the week before each session detailing how to log in for the video conference. There is no cost associated with participating in Project ECHO.
If you have already registered, you have been placed on our ECHO mailing list. You will receive log in instructions via email prior to each call.
Do you have an interesting patient case related to bone health to share? Or do you have a current patient case that you'd like expert feedback on in real time? You can share it with no identifiable information to our ECHO group. If you're interested, fill out this presentation form and email it to Ben Grace at email@example.com.
For additional resources regarding COVID-19,
go to the Resources button at the top of the home page.
VOS COVID-19 Orthopaedic Case Stratification HERE
For a letter from Dr. Clifford Deal, MSV President, regarding Elective Surgery, CLICK HERE
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our nation’s patients and providers in the wake of the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. CMS has released a Virtual Toolkit to help you stay up-to-date on CMS materials available on COVID-19.
This guidance, and earlier CMS actions in response to the COVID-19 virus, are part of the ongoing White House Task Force efforts. To keep up with the important work the Task Force is doing in response to COVID-19 click here Coronavirus.gov. For information specific to CMS, please visit the Current Emergencies Website.