COS 2018 Membership Delivers Value To You

The Connecticut Orthopaedic Society represents all orthopaedic surgeons in our State. Your ongoing membership support is crucial to fostering legislative relationships, regulatory representations, advocacy in the private insurance arena, and more.

The COS delivers value to its members at a low annual membership fee of $295.00, which includes registration for the Annual Meeting with CME credits.

FREE in 2018 to all COS Dues Paid Members

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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.

The COS is your only statewide organization working diligently to represent our profession and your practice.  Here are just a few ways the COS and its dedicated Board serve the orthopaedic community.


  • Opposed Anthem Viscosupplementation and Modifier 25 Reimbursement Changes
  • Met with Insurance Commissioner to Change COB Policy of Insurers
  • Ambulatory Surgery Tax Relief Coalition
  • Worker's Compensation Policy
  • Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee
  • Review of Contracting Issues by Attorney General’s Office

Advocacy & Lobbying

  • COS lobbyists dedicated to our issues
  • Public Hearing testimony at the Capitol
  • Lobbying in DC for Federal healthcare matters

Continuing Medical Education and Training

  • Free Annual  Meeting with CME  - Save the Date -May 11, 2018
  • CPT Coding & Revenue Enhancement Workshops for members & staff
Communication, Programs and Services
  • Monthly Enews Alerts to keep you up to date and informed.
  • Credit Card Processing Fees discounted for your practice.

Please don't delay; renew your membership for 2018 online.  For easy renewal, call 860-690-1146, and arrange for group billing.