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1. WVSSA held its annual educational meeting
2. Annual business meeting
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1. Alex Skaff, MD and Bob Johnstone, MD represented West Virginia anesthesiologists at an ASA Board of Directors meeting
2. Annual Educational Meeting, and Sunday – Annual Business Meeting
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1. ASA Legislative Conference in Washington DC on May 15-17
2. Drs. Alex Skaff and Bob Johnstone represented West Virginia at the recent ASA Board of Directors meeting
Informational items from the meeting
3. WVSSA annual education and business meetings Greenbrier on August 26 and 27
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1. ASA annual meeting in San Diego.
2. 2016 WVSSA annual meeting will be August 27 and 28 Continue reading

1. West Virginia legislature is in session
2. possible VA initiative to require nurse anesthetists to work independent of physician anesthesiologists
3. ASA Legislative Conference
4. Society dues for 2016 are now payable
5. Save the date August 27 and 28, 2016
6. WVSSA Educational Program – Saturday, August 27, 2016 – The Greenbrier
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1. The ASA Board of Directors met last week
2. The West Virginia Legislature
3. Legislative Conference
4. 2016 dues
5. Annual Education and Business meetings at the Greenbrier August 27 and 28, 2016
6. Items of interest
7. WVSSA Annual Educational Meeting – agenda, speakers, and objectives
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protect safe anesthesia care for veterans
News article in Modern Healthcare on the VA proposal
ASA Press Release – May 24, 2016
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1. respond to the Veterans Affairs proposal to eliminate physician-led anesthesia care
2. WVSSA education and business meeting is still scheduled for August 27 and 28
3. reception during the American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting Hyatt Regency Chicago, Saturday, October 25, 7-9pm
4. Educational Program agenda, speakers, and educational objectives
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1. ASA Board of Directors meeting in Chicago
2. Thursday, August 20, ASAPAC will host its Second Annual Day of Contributing
3. WVSSA Annual Meeting is August 29 and 30 at the Greenbrier
4. 2015 WVSSA Officers
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1. 119 physicians have already renewed their WVSSA and ASA memberships for 2015
2. 2015 West Virginia Legislative session
3. Legislative Conference is May 4-6
4. ASA Board of Directors meeting in Chicago

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