July 26, 2015
Vol. 4, No. 46
Put this on your practice to-do list if you haven't already:
Get new credit card processing
equipment and software to accept new microchip credit cards
Governmental and Community Relations Officer
everywhere now switching to microchip-based credit cards as a way to
reduce fraud, it's time to think about updating your current credit
card processing equipment in your offices. Setting up a chip card
terminal now can protect your practice from possible financial
liability later. But beware, there are some scams out there, as TMA
has learned. Your best source of information for converting to the
new technology will be the payment processing service you are using
access additional information from TMA, including an article from
Modern Healthcare on this subject, click
local discussion on this and other practice management topics,
consider joining the BCMS Legislative and Socioeconomics Committee by
contacting Mary Nava.
Annual Your Weight Matters National Convention
13-16 at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter
by the Obesity Action Coalition
ground-breaking educational conference dedicated to helping
evidence-based weight management strategies from
country's leading experts in weight and health.
registration deadline is July 31
information and to register, click here.
2015 BCMS Alliance President, and Jennifer Lewis, BCMSA
President-elect, attended the AMAA annual conference June 6-9 in
Chicago. They attended leadership, team building and membership
seminars. The conference culminated in an awards dinner where Rebecca
Christopherson received AMAA Honor Role recognition. Congratulations!
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to provide quality service to its members. The society continues its
pledge to you and only will involve itself in services and programs
that benefit you, the member, and your patient.
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