Academy News

Ohio Prescribers

Ohio prescribers and pharmacists can now request patient prescription information from West Virginia through the Ohio Automated Rx Reporting System (OARRS). This new feature will further enhance the ability to prevent the misuse and...

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State Recognition Awards to Dayton Physicians

OOA honored the following award recipient: David D. Goldberg, DO, received Life Member award.   Ohio ACOFP Award honorees included:  Cleanne Cass, DO, Dayton, Distinguished Service Award; Aaron P. Hanshaw, DO, Dayton, Young Family...

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AOA/ACGME Memorandum of Understanding

The American Osteopathic Association hosted a special session, May 4, in Chicago , to review the AOA/ACGME Memorandum of Understanding for the single graduate medical education accreditation system. About 150 leaders representing state societies,...

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OU-HCOM Graduation

OU-HCOM held its 35th commencement exercise, Saturday, May 10, on the Athens campus.  AOA President-elect Robert S. Juhasz, DO, of Cleveland , was the keynote speaker. Approximately 58 percent of the graduates will enter...

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Thanks Dr. Robert Hunter, DO

A big round of applause to Dr. Robert Hunter, DO, CMD, FACOEP, FACOFP, HPF,FILM (Immediate Past President of the OOA) for all his hard work, time spent and dedication to the Osteopathic profession during his...

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Family member passing

Our deepest sympathy to Dr. April Gardner and her family on the passing of her mother, America (nee Hensley)Clappison; Beloved wife of the late Harry L. Clappison; Devoted mother of April (Bill) Gardner-Wentling and...

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Measles outbreak

As of May 7, there were 44 confirmed measles cases in six Ohio counties ( Ashland , Coshocton, Holmes, Knox, Richland , and Wayne). The outbreak began, April 21, when the Ohio Department of...

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Sunshine Act update

Review Your Sunshine Act Information Before CMS Publishes It Starting June 1, physicians and teaching hospitals can register with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to review information about payments or other...

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ICD-10 Implementation date

CMS Releases More Details on ICD-10 Delay The new implementation date for ICD-10 coding is October 1, 2015, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which is a delay of one...

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Congrats Dr. Hunter

Congratulations to Dr. Robert L. Hunter, D.O. who was installed at the Ohio Osteopathic Association & Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Symposium on Saturday, May 18th.  Dr. Hunter is the 107th President...

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