Medical Society Members Get Free Medical Translation Benefit
The Canopy Medical Translator — a free download for our members.
Canopy is supported by the NIH to create a next–gen translator app for medicine, enabling you to communicate with patients in Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, and more. To see how it works, watch the viheredeo.
Don’t wait for a translator to show up, or worry about finding a “translator” phone in your hospital. You have the app and you have the access with Canopy.
Society members will get access to the app for free (value of $250). There are a limited number of free licenses, so act fast!
The Canopy Translator allows you to communicate with your patient and reach out to the translator in your hospital, if you need more details.
Is there anyplace where doctors need this app more than New York City? Get your FREE benefit of Society membership today!
Society members call (212) 684–4670 to get the code to open the downloads:
For iOS – you can search on the App Store or click here (*If using an iPad, switch the search to "iPhone Only."):
For Android – you can search on the Play Store or click here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.canopyapps.translator&hl=en
MEDELITA for Lab Coats and Scrubs
Our partnership with Medelita allows members to save on premium Medelita lab coats and scrubs at a special NYCMS rate. Members may choose to embroider the NYCMS logo without incurring any artwork digitization costs. Medelilta scrubs and lab coats represent a shift from traditional lab coats, offering sophisticated style, performance, fabric and gender specific sizing and style.
Be A Hero to Your Patients With Good Rx
Help your patients and your practice with savings of up to 80% on your patients' prescriptions. Use GoodRx in your practice to educate and empower your patients, whether they're insured or not. The result: happier, smarter patients who save money and take their meds as prescribed.
Member Only Benefit - Get your Free GoodRx Office Kit GoodRx for Physicians
To find out more about the tool, go to this link Prescription Drug Price Comparison Tool for Patients
Commercial Tenant Concierge
Effective real estate expertise-on demand and at your service. Commercial Tenant Concierge (CTC) helps healthcare tenants cost effectively manage real estate leases. Their experienced real estate professionals are on call to solve problems related to landlord billing, building services, HVAC complaints, alterations, subleasing, key action dates and other lease related issues. Thorough monthly services allow you to subscribe when and if you need their help, when the time is right for you. If you need assistance in verifying landlord bills, resolving billing discrepancies, operational issues such as alterations of your office, subleasing or if you need advice on marketing conditions and opportunities, CTC will work for you.
Save 10% On Your NYS Auto Insurance Premium
The New York County Medical Society is pleased to offer you The American Safety Institute’s 6 Hour Safe Driving Accident Prevention Program, at a member–only price of $26.00. The on–line course is approved by the New York State Division of Motor Vehicles, and by taking it, you can save 10 percent on your New York State automobile liability and collision insurance premiums (if you live outside of New York State, check with your own insurance company regarding discounts). You can also reduce your driver violation point total by a maximum of four points. (You will receive your certificate to give to your insurance carrier by mail following completion of the program. ) You must be complete the six–hour course within 30 days. The insurance premium reduction applies to all motor vehicles principally operated by the motorist who completes the course. The discount can be applied to only one driver for each covered vehicle.
Free HIPAA–Compliant Smart Phone Communications
Thanks to DocBookMD and the Society, you will have access through a smartphone platform, designed by physicians for physicians, that provides an exclusive HIPAA–compliant professional network to connect, communicate and collaborate with your Society colleagues. Send pictures of x–rays and reports, wounds or other information, and be reassured that you are not taking any HIPAA risks. You will need to have your NYCMS Member ID ready. If you do not know it, call the membership department at (212) 684–4670, or email firstname.lastname@example.org Then go to your phone and download your free app from the iTunes App Store, or from the Android Market. Once you have downloaded the app to your device, open it up and follow the simple registration steps. Includes access to all Society members as well as all Manhattan pharmacies, right on your iPhone, iPad, and Android. Do you teach medical students or residents? You need this app.
WorkerbeeMD offers custom physician websites at preferred pricing to NYCMS
WorkerbeeMD (http://www.workerbeemd.com) is a medical website design company focused on designing and marketing websites for doctors. The company's solutions enable practitioners to enhance the impact and efficiency of their businesses by educating, empowering, and attracting patients through a visually compelling and informative online presence. WorkerbeeMD will design, maintain, host and search engine optimize your website, ensuring patients can find you online. They will provide website analytics for you to track the number of visits to the site as well as other metrics to measure your website's success. Medical website design and development, hosting, maintenance and search engine optimization provided with preferred rates for Society members.
Credit Cards at a Great Rate
Improve your cash flow! Society members can accept patient payment by credit card at a very favorable rate that offers one source for processing all major credit cards with fast direct deposit to your bank account. It's a payment option your patients will apreciate at a processing rate you can appreciate. (Ask how you can earn money back towards your Society dues)
Insurance With Service
Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement, and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth, and performance of their most vital asset— their people. Mercer’s 20,500+ employees are based in more than 40 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and human capital.
athenahealth provides the only physician revenue and clinical cycle management offering that integrates web-based practice management and EMR software, continually updated payer knowledge, and back office processing into a single service. The results are faster payment at lower cost, improved patient care, higher revenue retention and less hassle for thousands of healthcare providers using athenahealth nationwide. The company collects over $2 billion on behalf of its clients annually, athenahealth is dedicated to helping providers make optimum use of their time, ultimately improving the quality of service delivered and the financial reward for it.
Doctor-Driven Liability Coverage
The Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company physician-owned and managed, is the only professional liability insurer we endorse. The company has the country's largest and most experienced professional liability claims department. MLMIC also features the State's only true peer review of claims experience. The majority of our members ar MLMIC insured. MLMIC understands physicians.
When Third Parties Aren't Friendly
As a Society member you can get expert advice and assistance on managed care contracts, service denials, Medicare, workers' compensation and commercial claims from our consultant. Whether it's a refund audit or a managed care contract, you can get the help you need through the Society.
Expert Legal Advice
The Society's Legal Services Program gives members the opportunity to have an initial phone consultation on legal issues specific to medical practice at no charge. If additional services are necessary, Einiger and Associates provide them to members at a discounted fee basis. You get assistance from attorneys with extensive knowledge in health law, and who knows about what young physicians have to do about employment contracts and practice purchases. (Other services available too, like the Grand Slam Mortgage Program to remove fees when you finance or re-finance your home or office.)
Parking Ticket Relief
The Society offers a unique service as its Parking Review Panel reviews physicians' New York City parking tickets to recommend dismissal to the New York City Parking Violations Bureau. Each year, members save money in fines.
Discounts on Copying Needs
Superior Office Systems offer a 10 percent discount to members on all Canon products.
Collect What's Due
I.C. Systems, Inc. offers "Value-Added Benefits" for members only! If you have a backlog of bad debt, no matter how large or small, or having trouble with slow-paying unresponsive insurance carriers, I.C. System can help with a wide range of effective and professional accounts-receivable management services, tailored to your specific office requirements. Great help for young physicians new to the area of debt collection.
Entertainment Discount Program
The Society offers you access to a unique entertainment discount program. View a wide variety of discounts on the internet and order online or call. Savings include discounts on movie tickets, theater and musical events, shopping, gifts and an advantage points program where you earn rewards while you save.
MedNet Technologies Offers Special Packages for Society Members
MedNet is the leader in web development services for healthcare professionals. MedNet hosts and manages the websites of over 3,000 medical, dental and veterinary practices, hospitals, medical societies, physician networks, colleges, laboratories, insurance companies and other related businesses throughout the United States and internationally. No other web development company has built or manages as many healthcare websites as we do. Our clients include many of the most well-respected healthcare providers in the world. We invite you to browse our online portfolio and see some of the award-winning work we have done. Our team of more than 50 web designers, copywriters, search engine visibility specialists, programmers and support personnel work together with our clients to build, manage and market their sites on the Internet using cutting-edge technologies and strategies. Together with the extensive resources and unique expertise we offer as specialists in healthcare web development, MedNet's dedication to technical and artistic excellence guarantees that each website developed is effectively targeted to the client's desired patient base and optimized to direct appropriate web traffic to their practice.
Our services include web design, content development and special feature programming in addition to website hosting and management and web visibility services. Built with an unmatched attention to detail, each website we develop features eye-catching graphics, professional photography and detailed content optimized for successful search engine ranking. Visit the MedNews blog for informative articles to help grow your practice.