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Reminder: The BCMS Office will be closed November 26-27, 2020




In this Week's Issue




Auto Program
BCMS Calendar
BCMS/Favorite Staffing
BCMS Phone App
Credentialing Services - BCVI
LifeBridge Free Personal Counseling
Online BCMS Physician Directory
Physicians' Purchasing Guide

San Antonio Medicine Magazine

Circle of Friends


IntegraNet Health

MedPro Group





Important Physician News and Deadlines


2021 BCMS Committee Volunteers
Active participation in BCMS strengthens the voice of organized medicine! It is time for members (including medical students, residents and fellows) to sign-up to participate on the 2021 BCMS committees. Help make an impact with BCMS in 2021. Get involved

COVID-19 Vaccination Training Programs and Reference Materials for Healthcare Professionals – CDC Nov. 17, 2020
The CDC is providing a list of vaccination training programs and reference materials that can be used by COVID-19 vaccination providers to learn more on vaccine storage, handling, and administration as well as resources for communicating with patients about vaccines. View materials.

'What Will It Take' campaign urges San Antonio to help slow the spread of COVID-19 
Ahead of the holiday season, the City of San Antonio has launched a new campaign entitled What Will It Take, which urges residents to take simple actions to slow the spread of COVID-19. The campaign features original songs written by local musicians urging residents to do their part to contain the spread of COVID-19. View toolkit.

UT Health San Antonio 'COVID Minute' Podcast
UT Health San Antonio's Continuing Medical Education (CME) COVID Minutes podcast series is an up and coming educational podcast where hot topics in medicine, healthcare, and education will be discussed with world leading physicians and scientists. CME credit available for each episode. 
View podcast series.

COVID-19 Holiday Risk Assessment Chart
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the social distancing recommended to stop its spread, this holiday season will be anything but normal. So how will your patients know which activities are riskier for catching and spreading COVID-19 than others? We have a chart that ranks various holiday traditions and activities based on how risky they are.
View chart.

Free PPE Supplies
Need PPE for your practice? Let us help! Physician practices in need of PPE, please click here to indicate your PPE needs. Requests are filled as donated supplies are available.



Upcoming Community Events

SAMGA Membership Meeting
December 10 │ 6:30 pm │
 Dr. ALex Kenton, BCMS Legislative and Socioeconomics Committee, will discuss the upcoming Texas Legislative Session and how our physicians and practice managers can get involved.



Circle of Friends Platinum Sponsor



Circle of Friends Silver Sponsor


Thank you to our BCMS Circle of Friends sponsors! Donations from Circle of Friends sponsors help keep down the cost of dues and allow BCMS to continue to provide quality service to its members.The Society continues its pledge to you that it will only involve itself in services and programs that benefit you, the member, and your patients.



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