MOC Legislation in Tennessee

Dear Colleagues, We need to keep a sharp on on the below!  Thanks, Douglas J. Pearce   One of TMA’s priority bills for the 2017 legislative session addressing Maintenance of Certification burdens got final approval from the General Assembly on May 10. The bill, as amended, will prevent MOC from being required for state licensure….  Continue Reading

Quit Smoking Infographic Available

Smoking is the second leading cause of cardiovascular disease, following high blood pressure. People who smoke are up to six times more likely to suffer a heart attack than non-smokers. However quitting is not easy and patients are often complaining about not knowing how to stop smoking. The ACC’s CardioSmart team has developed an infographic…  Continue Reading

Stay In Touch with TNACC and ACC via Social Media

Stay in touch with TNACC on Twitter: @TNChapterACC  In addition, connect to ACC’s Twitter profile @ACCinTouch.  The College also has a profile dedicated to advocacy-related news (@Cardiology). CardioSmart, the ACC’s patient education and support program, also has patient-centered cardiovascular news available through Facebook, Twitter (@CardioSmart), and YouTube. For more information about ACC’s social media channels,…  Continue Reading