General News

SIR 2015: Interventional Radiology Shapes Tomorrow’s Medicine: Join the Society of Interventional Radiology at its Annual Scientific Meeting Feb. 28–March 5, 2015, in Atlanta
Y-90 and Liver Cancer: Applying the Best of Today’s Medicine; Develop and Strengthen Medical Practice by Registering for Y-90: The Complete Course, SIR’s In-depth Radioembolization Learning Program, Jan. 11–14, 2015
CMS Physician Compare website: Update Your Profile, Ensure Patients Can Find You
SIR Survey: IR Community Asked to Assist with Website Redesign Efforts
SIR comments on Nov. 24 FDA Safety Communication on Laparoscopic Power Morcellation; Responds to FDA Update to April Guidance; Read SIR's Earlier Comments to FDA
Large-scale Study on Inferior Vena Cava Filter Use LaunchesJoint Press Release From Society for Vascular Surgery and Society of Interventional Radiology on Behalf of IVC Filter Study Group Foundation: Seven Filter Manufacturers Set to Participate in Multicenter Predicting the Safety and Effectiveness of Inferior Vena Cava Filters (PRESERVE) Study
CMS is Accepting Suggestions for Potential PQRS Measures; Quality Measures May Also be Considered for Use in Other Quality Programs
ACGME Posts IR Residency Program Requirements; Learn More About Milestone for IR/DR Certificate and New IR Residency
SIRPAC Challenge: Trainees and Attendings Invited to Participate in Fundraising Endeavor; Learn more
SIR Comments to CMS on Proposed 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Rule and Hospital Outpatient Services
American Board of Radiology Announces Timing Change for 2015 and 2016 VIR Subspecialty Oral Examinations; For 2015 and 2016, Exam Previously Offered in Fall Will be Administered in May, Learn More
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Member News

Possibilities to Realities: SIR Foundation
Member Alert: FDA Issues Recall for Multi-Function Defibrillation Electrodes
Announcement of 2015 SIR Executive Council Slate of Candidates and SIR Foundation Board Appointees
Read SIR's Draft Analysis of 2015 Medicare Physician Fee rule and HOPPS
December E-News Now Posted
We’re Listening—And Fortifying “Who” We Are
SIR Provides Ebola Resources for Interventional Radiologists
Strengthening Our Story: Working to Increase Awareness of Interventional Radiology
Volunteers Needed to Develop ABR Vascular and Interventional Radiology Exams; Learn more.
The 2015 ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting is Now Available on the 2015 ICD-10-CM and GEMs Web Page; See SIR’s ICD-10 Dedicated Resource Page for More Information
ABR Board of Trustees Issues Call for Applications for Associate Executive Director
New Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Rule Reclassifies Hydrocodone; Prohibits Refills, Establishes Other Restrictions, Learn More
Member Alert: FDA Issues Class I Recall for CloverSnare Vascular Retrieval Device
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Issues Update to 2010 Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Safety Communication
Now Available: 2014 SIR Interventional Radiology Coding Update; Free Download for SIR Members; Nonmembers May Purchase in IR Store
CMS issues Final Rule for 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule — Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Released 2014 Medicare Physician Payment Schedule; SIR Provides More Information Here.
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