Professional Liability Insurance: COPIC will give an average discount of 10% for physicians who are members of the Pueblo County Medical Society (PCMS) and the Colorado Medical Society (CMS) and who attend risk management courses.
State and National Representation: PCMS and CMS represent you whether or not you support them. Because CMS works through its component societies to represent all Colorado physicians, membership in the PCMS give you an opportunity to have a say in ths process and to have a direct impact on the political events that influence changes in the daily practice of medicine.
PCMS Board Representatives: Representatives serve on the CMS Board of Directors and is a fiduciary who steers the organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial policies, as well as making sure the organization has adequate resources to advance its mission. Representative becomes the voice for PCMS, which represents our Pueblo County area at the state level.
Pictoral Membership Directory: PCMS publishes a yearly pictoral directory. All members are listed alphabetically with their pictures, education information and office information.
Education Programs: All members are given the opportunity to attend education meetings throughout the year featuring topics essential to the practice of medicine. These are, but not limited to, government requirements, insurance challenges and the ongoing practice of medicine issues.
E-Newsletter: PCMS publishes a monthly electronic newsletter providing informational items, notices of membership meetings, events, announcements of new members, legislative happenings and general information needed to keep abreast of your local county society.Call or email our office if you would like to become involved in submitting compelling articles on topics you would like to be considered and/or addressed in content planning.
General Meetings: Board meetings are held at 5:30 pm every other month beginning in January. All members are encouraged to attend. "Active" members attend all dinner meetings free; spouses are welcome. All-member dinner meetings include a short Board meeting followed by a presentation on various subjects including current medical issues and/or CME Program.
Meeting Room Availability: The conference room in the PCMS office can accommodate up to 8 people and is available for free by members.