Membership Benefits

County Level:
Monroe Owen County Medical Services

  • Representation of peers at local and state meetings, as well as government and civic representation
  • Referral service for community members to MOCMS physicians
  • Networking with other physicians and spouses at general meetings
  • Donations which educate and advance healthcare in our community
  • Office staff who assist with member requests and inquiries
  • Office staff who respond to and manage patient inquiries about medical records and other medically-related issues
  • Systematic process to facilitate resolution of patient grievances
  • Regular newsletters featuring member-relevant articles and updates
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Forums for local medical and legislative issues
  • MOCMS Website with resources for physicians and community, including easy access to Behavioral Health Services
  • Yearly Directory of physician members and spouses

State Level:
Indiana State Medical Association

  • Membership to the Indiana State Medical Association
  • ISMA Reports and e-Reports
  • Weekly legislative updates and Key Contact Program
  • Claims and reimbursement assistance
  • Coding assistance
  • Commercial payer meetings
  • Complaint form regarding health plans
  • Directory of physician members
  • Professional development seminars, CME, and non CME programs
  • Practice advisers who come to your office.  They offer one-on-one or group training in HIPAA Security and Privacy, accounts receivable review, compliance training, Medicare and Medicaid Basics, patient relations, Insurance 101 and more
  • Insurance plans with flexible benefits for you, your family, and staff
  • Legal assistance
  • Medical Business Specialist Certification
  • Medical Office Online Reference Index (MOORI)
  • Medicare/Medicaid coalition meetings
  • Patient educational materials
  • Office Depot Program
  • Physician Assistance Program
  • Practice opportunities