H.R. 1625, Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018

March 27, 2018 – Key health provisions in omnibus appropriation bill passed by House and Senate week of March 23, 2018. H.R. 1625, Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018 – Top-Line Summary on Select Issues Opioids Includes nearly $4 billion in funding for...

Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018–Highlights

February 9, 2018 Early this morning (2/9/18) , the Senate and House passed a fifth continuing resolution to keep the federal government operational until March 23.  The spending package, which passed with bipartisan majorities in both the Senate (71-28) and the House...

AMA Adopts New Policies at 2017 Interim Meeting

November 15, 2017 HONOLULU – The American Medical Association (AMA), the premier national physician organization in the country, voted to adopt new policies on emerging health care topics during the voting session of its Interim Meeting. The AMA’s House of...

Physician Finder Alert

October 12, 2017 Alert to physicians in active practice….The NMMS Physician Finder is a key venue for patients to identify and locate physicians in their communities or in desired specialties.  If you are not listed, please email info@nmms.org directly. If...

2017 County Visit Schedule

August 15, 2017 New Mexico Medical Society – 2017 County Society Visits Please plan to attend the county visit in your area to visit with President-elect Sandra Whisler MD, Executive Director Randy Marshall, Legal Counsel John Anderson, and The Doctors Company...

Dr. Barbara McAneny – AMA President-Elect

June 13, 2017 CHICAGO – Physicians gathered at the Annual Meeting of the American Medical Association (AMA) today voted for Barbara L. McAneny, M.D., an oncologist from Albuquerque, N.M., as the new president-elect of the nation’s premier physician organization....

A Note from William G. Liakos Jr., MD

May 25, 2017 A Note from newly installed NMMS President, William Liakos Jr. MD First and foremost, thank you for electing me as the President of our Society this year. As you may know, I am a pediatrician in Roswell, graduate of UNM School of Medicine, native of New...

2017 Annual Meeting Registration

May 10, 2017 Mark your calendars to attend the 131st annual meeting of the New Mexico Medical Society May 18-20 in Albuquerque and (download program book here).  May 18 – Council Meeting open to NMMS members at 12:15 May 19 – First House of Delegates,...