Who We Are

The Oklahoma County Medical Society is a physician membership organization that advocates for the health of our citizens and provides opportunities for physician leadership, professional development, peer networking, and advocacy.

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News

COVID-19 Vaccine Development—What Physicians Need to Know

This vital AMA series addresses the science, evidence and process of vaccine development, regulatory review and what physicians need to know. Hosted by AMA physician leaders, each installment aims to gain fact-based insights from the nation’s highest-ranking subject matter experts working to protect the health of the public.

HHS Telemedicine Hack learning collaborative

HHS Telemedicine Hack learning collaborative
HHS Telemedicine Hack A 10-week learning community to accelerate telemedicine implementation for ambulatory providers

COVID-19 Practice Reopening Toolkit Available

As public health experts determine that it is safe to see patients and stay-at-home restrictions are relaxed, physician practices should strategically plan when and how best to reopen.

Confidential, free counseling available from OCMS

The Physician Wellness Program provides free, confidential counseling to members, resident members and students.

Free Virtual CME Available from OSMA

OSMA is hosting a free virtual CME, Maintaining Mental Wellness During the COVID-19 Crisis.

$30 billion Disbursements

Since last Friday when HHS announced it would begin disbursing the first $30 million of the emergency fund created under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to physicians and other providers via direct payment, the AMA has received several questions about how to verify eligibility for payment and who to contact when a physician believes they are eligible but did not receive a payment.

OBI Collecting Convalescent Plasma from Recovered COVID-19 Patients

Oklahoma Blood Institute will be collecting convalescent plasma from donors who have recovered from COVID-19.

COVID-19 Updates and News

Visit this page for COVID-19 updates from OCMS.

Update to the CARES Act

The following link is an update to the CARES Act summary. As mentioned in our original summary, small businesses, including physician practices, with no more than 500 employees are eligible to apply for the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) section 7(a) Payroll Protection Program. The bill includes another provision that affects small businesses by providing that small businesses with more than one physical location are eligible for each location as long as it has no more than 500 employees

Happy National Physicians' Week!

Physicians make a difference in the community and the lives of its citizens. We thank you every year for your outstanding contributions, but this year we are especially thankful for your dedication to the health of our community. We celebrate you this week during National Physicians' Week.

COVID-19 Physicians Guide

Official guidance has grown exponentially and best practices change rapidly as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve. That’s why the AMA has carefully curated critical advice from trusted sources like CDC, JAMA and the WHO into a quick-start guide for physicians.

OCMS Office Closed

Out of an abundance of caution, OCMS staff will be working remotely until further notice. We will all have email access and will be checking voice mail regularly.

3/23 Membership Meeting Postponed

As a precautionary and protective measure, OCMS is postponing its March 23 Membership Meeting and 50-Year Physician Recognition.

COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus: What Physicians Must Know

The following guidance is drawn primarily from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) resources for health care professionals on COVID-19.

Physicians: Here's what to do if you're exposed to COVID-19

The CDC has updated their guidance for risk assessment - read what they recommend for physicians who might have been exposed to COVID-19.

Support Physician Counseling

Bracelets are still available! Learn more.

Physician Suicide Awareness Fundraiser

OCMS Physician Wellness program fundraiser - Rustic Cuff bracelets!

AMA Data Request on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data Collection

The AMA is asking for member data through a survey.

Documents from 4/15/19 Membership Meeting

Download all the supporting documents from the 4/15/19 Membership Meeting.

Events

October 28th, 2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
OSMA Board Room - 313 NE 50th Street - OKC
November 2nd, 2020 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Zoom Meeting Format
November 2nd, 2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zoom Meeting Format
November 7th, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Zoom Meeting Format
November 9th, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Zoom Meeting Format -- Business Only
November 26th, 2020 All Day
November 27th, 2020 All Day
December 1st, 2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zoom Meeting Format
December 1st, 2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Meeting Held in Zoom format unless otherwise advertised.
December 24th, 2020 All Day

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