Root Adequacy <p>The issue of network adequacy is heating up at the federal level and all over the country. At the federal level the ACA requires that all “Qualified Health Plans” include an “adequate network of primary care providers, specialists, and</p> Tracy ColinWed, 01 Oct 2014 19:28:03 GMTComment Letters and Coalition Updates ASDSA Comment Letters and Coalition Updates Tracy ColinWed, 01 Oct 2014 19:16:22 GMTHome Slide 2 <p><strong>FIRST APPROPRIATE USE CRITERIA IN DERMATOLOGY RELEASED</strong></p> <p><em>Collaborative effort designed to identify best candidates for Mohs surgery in treating skin cancer</em></p> <p></p> Tracy ColinWed, 01 Oct 2014 18:54:15 GMTHome Slide 0 <p></p> Tracy ColinWed, 01 Oct 2014 18:42:24 GMTMedia <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) is the source for scientific information on the surgical and interventional treatments of skin aging and skin disease. Contact the ASDS Communications Manager today at 847-956-0900 to connect with dynamic spokespeople and leaders in the profession.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:20:23 GMTStudy: Dermatologists ‘pioneers’ of injectables <p> Study: Dermatologists ‘pioneers’ of injectables 2014-09-29 A first-of-its-kind scientific study reveals that dermatologists are the groundbreaking innovators in five of five categories of anti-aging injectable treatments for the face. The evidenced-based study – “Who are the Pioneers? A Critica</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:34:27 GMTMinnesota State Legislative Candidates <p>DFL=Democratic Farmer Labor R=Republican GP=Green Party IP=Independent Party CP=Constitution Party State Representative District 1ADan Fabian (R) State Representative District 1BDebra (Deb) Kiel (R) Eric Bergeson (DFL) State Representative District 2ADave Hancock (R) Roger Erickson (DFL) State Representative District 2BDavid Sobieski</p> Tracy ColinTue, 30 Sep 2014 19:26:10 GMTExhibit with ASDS Exhibitors can showcase their companies at both procedural CME courses around the country and the ASDS Annual Meeting. Learn more about the plethora of opportunities available to exhibitors this year. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:06:07 GMTFlorida State House Candidates <p>R=Republican Party of Florida D=Florida Democratic Party W=Write In N=No Party Affiliation L=Libertarian Party of Florida G=The Green Party of Florida, Inc. State House District 1 Clay Ingram (R) Gloria Robertson Wiggins (D) State House District 2 C.V. Ford (R)</p> Tracy ColinTue, 30 Sep 2014 17:00:10 GMTASDS Annual Meeting <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Annual Meeting is the most comprehensive educational experience for leaders in the fields of cosmetic and reconstructive dermatologic surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology, and general dermatology. More than 800 physicians and other health care professionals are expected to come to Washington, D.C. to increase their understanding of sophisticated innovations in dermatologic research, technology, products and services.</p> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:09:58 GMTHome Slide 1 <p>The Advocating Voice for Title Appears Here In order to ensure access to care, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) must address the problems inherent to the deeply flawed Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula to accurately reflect changes in medical practice costs. ASDSA will continue to urge CMS to w</p> Tracy ColinTue, 30 Sep 2014 13:28:31 GMTElections <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association has partnered with state dermatological societies to present state legislative candidates' surveys on issues important to our specialty. Minnesota Florida Georgia </p> Tracy ColinMon, 29 Sep 2014 20:25:50 GMTMedia <p>New Study: Dermatologists most qualified for skin cancer, cosmetic procedures Primary care physicians say dermatologists are better qualified than other specialists to perform skin cancer surgery as well as a variety of other cosmetic procedures. Learn More » Sun Safe Soccer vital in fight against skin </p> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:10:19 GMTPublic prefers dermatologists to treat skin cancer: study <p> Public prefers dermatologists to treat skin cancer: study 2014-07-20 Dermatologists are overwhelmingly the preferred health care provider for evaluating and treating skin cancer, according to a study published in the June issue of Dermatologic Surgery. The journal is the official publicat</p> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:34:53 GMTNew York State Senate Candidates <p>R=Republican PartyD=Democratic PartyC= Conservative PartyI= Independence Party of New York StateG=Green PartyState Senate District 1Kenneth LaValle (R)Michael ConroyState Senate District 2John Flanagan (R)Joseph LombardiState Senate District 3Adrienne Esposito (D)Tom Croci (R)State Senate District 4Philip Boyle (R)John Alberts (D)State Senate District</p> Tracy ColinMon, 29 Sep 2014 17:08:08 GMTGeorgia Senate Candidates <p>State Senate District 1 uncontested BL “Ben” Watson (R) State Senate District 2 uncontested Lester G. Jackson (D) State Senate District 3 uncontested William T. Ligon, Jr. (R) State Senate District 4 uncontested Jack S. Hill (R) State Senate District</p> Tracy ColinMon, 29 Sep 2014 13:21:54 GMTGeorgia House Candidates <p>State Representative, District 1 John V. Deffenbaugh (R) Robert F. Goff (R) Thomas A. “Tom” McMahan (D) W. Alan Painter (R) State Representative, District 2 L.E. “Beth” Edwards (R) Rebecca Ann Brown (R) Thomas S. “Steve” Tarvin (R) State Representative,</p> Tracy ColinMon, 29 Sep 2014 12:45:50 GMTNew York State Assembly Candidates <p>NY State Assembly Candidates</p> Tracy ColinFri, 26 Sep 2014 20:35:40 GMTAdvocacy News Archives <p>January 2012 December 2011</p> Tracy ColinFri, 26 Sep 2014 20:21:21 GMTSeptember 2014 Advocacy news <p>Having trouble viewing this email?Click here September 2014 ASDSA comments on Medicare fee schedule, global codes ASDSA submitted its formal comments to CMS on the 2015 Proposed Physician Fee Schedule. One proposed change surgeons need to</p> Tracy ColinFri, 26 Sep 2014 20:18:23 GMTNews Room <p>New Content</p> Tracy ColinFri, 26 Sep 2014 19:05:57 GMTStylists Against Skin Cancer Stylists against Skin Cancer is a dermatologist-led educational campaign for hair professionals that focuses on early detection and prevention of scalp skin cancer Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:08:20 GMTResidents’ Mini-Symposium includes engaging, empowering advocacy talk <p>You’re getting ready for your board examinations, and setting up for a new practice. Politics may be the last thing on your mind. But there are some issues that residents need to be aware of so that they can understand</p> Tracy ColinTue, 23 Sep 2014 17:07:26 GMTFlorida State Senate Candidates <p>R=Republican Party of Florida D=Florida Democratic Party W=Write In N=No Party Affiliation L=Libertarian Party of Florida State Senate District 4Aaron Bean (R) State Senate District 6Lizbeth Benacquisto (R) Joseph Bensmihen (R) Anis Blemur (D) Ellyn Bogdanoff (R) State Senate District</p> Tracy ColinMon, 22 Sep 2014 12:41:58 GMTAbout Us <p></p> Tracy ColinThu, 18 Sep 2014 16:47:23 GMT