Why become a member of Bexar County Medical Society? In short, because the Society helps improve your bottom line and protect the practice of medicine. Working to keep the practice of medicine financially viable, we provide outstanding advocacy, professional support, and leadership development – but we can’t do it without your help. We encourage your participation and your suggestions to help our Society enrich the lives of all physicians in Bexar County and to help them better serve the residents in their care. The Society defends the case of organized medicine for you at every level – county, state, and national. Tort reform, prompt pay, workers compensation, and primary care case management are just a few of the issues the Society addresses. Among the other advantages made possible through your membership (regular, military, resident, or student) are:
No-cost benefits – Physician referral service, annual pictorial membership directory, subscription to San Antonio Medicine magazine, The Weekly Dose e-newsletter, DocBook MD, free access to UTHSCSA library, medical classified ads on the BCMS web site, issue-focused committees, peer support, mediation, seminars, practice management resources, and more.
Special events – New auto show, golf tournament, annual fishing trips, Women in Medicine appreciation event, art gallery tour, new member welcome party, holiday gala, etc.
Special services – Medical staffing service; discount auto purchasing, leasing, and financing program; group discounts on medical/office equipment and supplies; distributive e-mail and faxing service; complete mailing services; credentialing service; and more.
Visit the Member Services page for a detailed listing.