COS 2017 Membership Delivers Value To You

New in 2017– Free one year subscription to OrthoEvidence

The Connecticut Orthopaedic Society leads and represents all orthopaedic surgeons in our State.  It is important for every surgeon to join with your colleagues to ensure the Society speaks with a loud, clear and strong voice when we are involved in legislative, regulatory and insurance discussions affecting your practice and your profession.  Your ongoing support is crucial to fostering legislative relationships, regulatory representations, advocacy in the private insurance arena, and more.

Our voluntary efforts depend on your involvement and membership dues. The COS delivers value to its members at a low annual membership fee of $295.00, which includes attendance at the Annual Meeting with CME credits.

FREE in 2017 to all COS Dues Paid Members

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New in 2017, all dues paid members will receive a FREE one year subscription to OrthoEvidence,  a global online source for high quality and timely Orthopaedic-only evidence-based summaries, pre-appraised by Orthopaedic medical community members (savings of over $100.00).  Stay current with a growing library of over 3500 summaries of the highest quality research relevant to your specialty.

Your ongoing support is important to the state orthopaedic society best representing and supporting the profession. The COS works diligently to provide:

Regulatory Participation
DPH Scope of Practice Work Group Member reviewing Athletic Trainers and Definition of Surgery.
Ambulatory Surgery Tax Relief  - Coalition Member
Worker’s Compensation Policy – Multiple Surgeries
Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee

Lobbying and Legislative Activities at the Capitol
Lobbyists dedicated to the issues that matter to orthopaedic surgeons and their patients.  Issuing calls to action on critical bill votes and COS members testifying on key bills in public hearings at the Capitol.

Involvement with the State of CT Certificate of Need Task Force

Annual Scientific Meeting with no registration fee and CME credits awarded.

Orthopaedic Coding Workshop specifically for orthopaedic practices at a significant savings.

Monthly Enews Alerts to keep you up to date and informed.

Discounted fees for services including office credit card processing fees.

Please don’t delay; renew your membership for 2017 and pay securely online.

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