Night of the Arts
art viewing, silent auction, stage performances
Health Science Center
Floyd Curl Dr.
student-run free clinics
For tickets and information,
DPS provides updates on Controlled Substances
Registration (CSR) renewals; synchronization
to begin soon
HB 1803 passed last session;
went into effect Jan. 1
By Mary E. Nava, MBA
Chief Governmental and Community Relations Officer
The successful passage of HB 1803
during the 83rd Legislative Session (and as I like to describe it,
the BCMS resolution that became law), allows for moving the CSR to
a two-year permit, synchronizing it with the medical license
renewal, and provides online renewal capabilities with the TMB. A
portion of the law indicates that a CSR in effect on Jan. 1, 2014,
is automatically extended until the physician's next license
renewal date, thus allowing for completion of the synchronization
over a two-year time period.
To read more about these updates,
For local discussion on this and other legislative
advocacy topics, consider joining the BCMS Legislative and
Socioeconomics Committee by contacting
Welcome to the BCMS Auto Program
The BCMS Auto Program is a no-cost
member service designed to spare you the aggravation and hassle
normally associated with the purchase of a new or pre-owned vehicle.
The program is open to members of the Bexar County Medical Society as
well as their families and staff. BCMS will locate the vehicle for you
at the best price, with your choice of color and equipment.
What we do
We recognize that a reliable vehicle
at a fair price and reasonable financing can have a significant impact
on your daily life.
The Auto Program is free to you and
can remove vehicle shopping hassles from your busy work schedule as
well as the aggravation that comes with purchasing a vehicle.
The service includes:
Finding a vehicle:
The Auto Program will locate the vehicle for you at the
We will arrange for a test drive at your convenience.
Provide a trusted contact at the dealership:
We put you in touch with exactly the right person at the
Financing or refinancing at competitive interest rates:
We use the leverage of the group to arrange financing at
low interest rates with approved credit.
How to access
There are three ways to contact the
Click here to
complete an online vehicle request
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
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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 and only will involve itself in
services and programs that benefit you, the member, and your patients.
About The Weekly Dose
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the Bexar County Medical Society.
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over time that returns value in excess
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