Hepatitis A Virus (HAV) Outbreak Continues in New Hampshire Update 2

On September 25, 2019, NH DHHS issued another health alert update on the continuing Hepatitis A Virus Outbreak in New Hampshire.

Seeking "Vaping Unveiled" Educators

Vaping Unveiled FlyerSeptember 26, 2019

Since his retirement, former NHMS president Dr. Albee Budnitz has been working with Breathe New Hampshire to provide community education on the dangers of vaping.

Health Alert: Nat'l Investigation into Unexplained Vaping-Associated Illness

On August 27, 2019, NH DHHS issued a health alert update on the national investigation into unexplained vaping-associated pulmonary illness.

Medicare card identification number transition from SSN required by year's end

August 19, 2019

Physicians/Providers/Suppliers have 20 weeks until all claims must be submitted with MBIs only

If a beneficiary has not yet received his/her new Medicare card, he/she must contact 1-800-Medicare
to update their home address to ensure another card can be mailed to the correct address.

As you are aware, Medicare Beneficiary Identifier and will replace the SSN-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) for all Medicare Beneficiaries. 

Mosquito-borne Diseases, NH, 2019

On August 8, 2019, NH DHHS issued a health alert update on mosquito-borne diseases in New Hampshire.

Seeking Stories from Women Physicians

July 24, 2019

Volume 4 of the NHMS newsletter New Hampshire Physician will focus on "Women in Medicine".

Do you have a story you think is unique to you as a physician because you identify as a woman? We'd love to hear it!

Please send questions and/or copy to mary.west@nhms.org by August 5.