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2017 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker

Kim Allan Williams Sr., M.D., FACC, Immediate past president of The American College of Cardiology will speak at the Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Cardiology’s Annual Meeting (CCACC) at the Waterview in Monroe Connecticut on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 . Williams, chief of cardiology and James B. Herrick Professor at Rush University Medical

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Post-CV Summit and Leadership Forum News

Your Blueprint For Navigating MACRA and the Quality Payment Program Implementation of the Quality Payment Program, created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), is officially underway. As the Quality Payment Program kicks into gear, it’s important for clinicians to have updated and cardiovascular-specific information at their fingertips. The ACC’s new

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Read the Most Influential JACC Articles from 2016

Find out which articles were most widely read and shared from across all six JACC Journals in 2016 on OnlineJACC.org. The JACC Journals team has compiled lists for each journal based on Altmetric data that tracks what received the most media and social media attention throughout the world. View the top articles lists and learn

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Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Update

Dear CCACC Members: There is indeed a lot of turmoil and misinformation that surrounds the issue of MOC.   A fellow ACC Governor, Dr. Allen Seals, has put together a tremendously informative piece on the issue. Please take a few minutes of your time to read this comprehensive summary of what actions have been taken and

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CCACC Legislative Update

Just two weeks remain in the 2015 regular session of the Connecticut General Assembly.  Among the tasks at hand are the completion of a budget and tax increases for the next two years and the outline and funding for a transportation infrastructure plan for the next 30 years. For our part we are tracking 13

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