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Ownership of Outpatient Clinics & Scope of Practice

Posted by IMPastpresident@yahoo.com on February 16, 2015 at 4:55 AM Comments comments (1)

Taken from the Leagal Eye, AAMA 

Ownership of Outpatient Clinics and Scope of Practice


Posted on February 13, 2015 by Donald Balasa


I have been receiving questions from medical assistants who work in outpatient clinics owned by hospitals. They are wondering whether their legal scope of practice is different because they do not work in outpatient settings owned by physicians.


I am not aware of any state laws that es...

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New Job Postings added.

Posted by IMPastpresident@yahoo.com on January 4, 2015 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (2)

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Monadnock Hospital have a variety of MA positions available within their organization. Please go to the employment opportunities page for the links.

Medical Technician Registration Bill

Posted by IMPastpresident@yahoo.com on October 14, 2014 at 4:35 AM Comments comments (2)

Below is the communication from Don Balasa JD MBA, legal counsel for the AAMA.

Linda, here is some information from my colleague at AMT:




New Hampshire – Medical Technician registration bill

On May 15, 2014, the New Hampshire Senate passed House Bill 658, a bill creating a mandatory registry for “medical technicians” in that state. The House of Representatives had passed the bill in March. The...

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Change in Drug Classification

Posted by IMPastpresident@yahoo.com on October 8, 2014 at 6:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Hydrocodone has been upgraded to a Schedule II from a Schedule III. This means it will no longer be able to be called into a pharmacy or sent electronically.

For more information please go to www.nh.gov/pharmacy

BIG WIN for the CMA's!!!!

Posted by IMPastpresident@yahoo.com on October 20, 2012 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Please go to www.aama-ntl.org and watch the video of Don Balasa at the September Conference detailing the new Medicare ruling!!  There is a link to the written ruling.  If you wish to contact us about this free or you can contact the AAMA directly for clarification.