Jan. 24, 2016
Vol. 5, No. 3
in the Texas Two Step Mass CPR Event
the Texas College of Emergency Physicians, HealthCorps, TMA, and the
American College of Emergency Physicians make history Feb. 6 by
joining Texas medical students at the Texas Two Step CPR
goal of the event is to break the world record by teaching 20,000
people in one day to save a life with two simple steps: call 911 and
initiate hands-only CPR.
the Texas College of Emergency Physicians website for
sites include high-traffic areas in Austin, College Station, Dallas,
El Paso, Fort Worth, Galveston, Houston, Lubbock, and San Antonio.
Local sponsors include Texas medical schools, county medical
societies, legislators and city officials, and local emergency
medical services agencies.
Antonio Medical Group
SAMGMA 2016 Educational
"What's Trending in Practice
You won't want to miss
out on this exciting, informative conference which will be held on
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from 7 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the
Embassy Suites NW hotel (7750 Briaridge)
(Cost is $100 for members and $150 for nonmembers.)
HEALTH INSURANCE ENROLLMENT
Sign-Up San Antonio Event
don't have health insurance through your employer or through Medicare
or Medicaid, the Jan. 31 deadline to sign up for individual health
insurance in 2016 is quickly approaching.
Humana is hosting a free health insurance education and enrollment
event -- Sign-Up San Antonio -- to personally help people understand
their health plan options and provide opportunities to sign up for
qualified individual health plans during the Health Insurance
Marketplace Open Enrollment, which ends on Jan. 31, 2016.
Americans who do not sign up for health insurance by the Jan. 31
deadline could be faced with a tax penalty (depending on family
income). For those who do not sign up in 2016, the penalty will rise
to 2.5 percent of income or $695 per adult/$347.50 per child
(whichever is more). Humana will have licensed health insurance
agents available at the free sessions to help people understand their
coverage options, as well as share information on the availability of
government subsidies to help offset the cost of premiums.
Fri., Jan. 29: Noon to 7 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 30: Noon to 7 p.m.
are not available to attend an event they can call Humana toll-free
at 800-713-5503 to speak with a licensed health insurance agent or
for more information.
Southwest General Hospital
San Antonio, TX 78224
agents will be onsite at the event to provide free advice and help
people choose a health plan that is best for them and their family.
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allow BCMS to continue 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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