CME Reminder for 2020 License Renewals

To:                  All Physicians with Licenses Expiring on June 30, 2020

From:             Mary West, Director of CME and Accreditation

Subject:          CME Reporting for New Hampshire Physician Re-Licensure

NERGN Tele-genetics $20,000 RFP – App Due 10/14/19

October 1, 2019

The NERGN team ( is looking forward to enhancing underserved patient access to genetic services via funding support for innovations in telehealth services.  

Health Alert: Congenital Syphilis in New Hampshire

On September 30, 2019, NH DHHS issued a health alert update on congenital syphilis in New Hampshire.

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.