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Quick Notes Uber.  Some members have asked for clarification on LACMA’s partnership with Uber. The relationship is the result of a conversation I had with Dr. Daniel Borenstein (District 5) who mentioned how challenging it is for some retired LACMA members to attend hospital meetings. The LACMACares program developed from …

While member retention remains near 90%, we have a tremendous opportunity to finish the final quarter of 2016 even stronger. This month we’ll hold key meetings with leaders representing various physician groups and we’ve taken the unprecedented step of inviting non LACMA groups to share what is attractive and what …

MACRA, MACRA, MACRA A week from today we will hold our first full day of videotaping, so our physician members can voice their opinions on how to make MACRA better. But here’s the challenge: I hear from several physicians that MACRA is egregious; will lead to early retirement for many, …