Benefits to Membership
The Virginia Society of Ophthalmology acts to aid and assist members in their relations with patients, hospitals, medical institutions, governmental agencies, and all other groups related to the practice of ophthalmology.
The programs and services offered by the VSO include:
NEW! OMIC Cooperative Venture Discount – 8% to VSO members who attend annual meeting, OMIC risk management course.
Health Plan Relations Committee - to represent eye care in the myriad of insurance issues.
Legislative Advocacy - to ensure that the concerns of quality medical eye care are addressed in the legislature and the regulatory boards.
Practice Management and Coding Seminars - to educate you about the business side of practicing medicine.
Newsletter - to keep you up-do-date on VSO activities and issues impacting your practice.
Coding Advice and Support Program - to provide members with free consulting assistance for problems or questions they encounter relating to third party payor matters.
Member Discounts - to offer exclusive benefits to members, including VSO Meeting Registration Fee Discounts, and more.
Media and Public Service Contacts - to serve as an informational resource about ophthalmology to the
Virginia media and to other related public and medical organizations.
Liaison with the American Academy of Ophthalmology and other Medical Organizations - to gain a collective voice in development of policy and programs with the medical community.
Education and Scientific activities - to provide an Annual Meeting for continuing medical education.
Public Service Projects - The Diabetes Initiative and Glaucoma Project.
VSO Website www.vaeyemd.org - to provide members with current society news and alerts, and medical eye health care information for the general public.
The Virginia Society of Ophthalmology is dedicated to representing you and responding to your needs. The most important reason to join is so that we can stand together. Together we, as a profession, can meet the forces that impact medicine today. Together we, as a state society can continue to fight for quality medical eye care in Virginia. Our commitment is strong, and your active participation makes the organization even stronger.
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