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Thank you for visiting the

Will-Grundy County Medical Society website.

 

Affiliated with the Illinois State Medical Society

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Feel free to contact us at 3033 W. Jefferson St., Suite #220, Joliet, IL 60435

Phone us at 815/744-5676 or reach us through our Contact Page.

Various members are associated with the following:

Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center

Silver Cross Hospital

Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers

Become a member today!

For a membership application, click here. (then press the “More” button for Print and/or E-mail Options.)

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The Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) goes into effect January 1, 2018.

New Illinois law will require ALL prescribers with controlled substance licenses to Enroll in the PMP by January 1, 2018.

There is no cost to enroll or to use the program, which also integrated into many electronic medical records systems. All prescribers with an ILL substance license includes physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and others Must Enroll in the PMP.

Those in the program will be required to attempt checking the PMP Before writing an initial prescription for a Schedule ll opioid. That attempt must be documented in the medical record. There are exceptions oncology treatment; palliative care; and acute traumatic medical conditions, when a supply of 7 days or less is prescribed in the ER.

If you are a member of ISMS, and you need help in registering call 1-800-782-4767, Ext. 1470 or   hpresearch@isms.org

Ill State Site: ehs.pmp@ill.gov or call 1-217-524.1311

 

 

Per the Illinois State Medical Society if your office treats Medicaid patients, you may be relieved to learn that the deadline to re validate existing enrollment data is now JUNE 30, 2016.

Need assistaance? Call the Illinois Department of Public Health’s help desk at 1-877-782-5565, and select option #1.