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 DADE COUNTY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION


The Dade County Medical Association works hard on behalf of Miami-Dade County physicians.  Founded in 1903, the DCMA is proud and honored to be the largest association representing physicians in Miami-Dade County.

 

DCMA provides a number of benefits to our members

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April 29, 2014 Report Shows 20-year US immunization Program Spares Millions

April 28, 2014 

Dear Physicians -

Report Shows 20-year US Immunization Program Spares Millions of

Children From Diseases

 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) features an article on Vaccines for Children program celebrating 20-years.  This report is available at

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April 24, 2014 Legislative Alert - Expansion of Scope of Practice

Dear Physicians – 

House Bill (HB) 7113 is being heard TOMORROW – April 24, 2014 on the House Floor.  This bill will be heard and voted on by all 120 House members.  This BAD bill will significantly expand nurses' scope of practice.  HB 7113 does the following:


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March 13, 2014 Supreme Court Decision - Important News in Medical Negligence

Medical Malpractice Caps are Unconstitutional

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that a 2003 law limiting damages in medical-malpractice cases is unconstitutional. The long-awaited ruling came in the case of a Panhandle woman who died of complications after giving birth in 2006. The court ruled 5-2 that a cap on "non-economic" damages violates the Equal Protection Clause of the Florida Constitution. See below for additional information, and click on the link below to read the decision made by the Florida Supreme Court. 

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January 23, 2014 Announcing Our New Association Partnership

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