Save the Date!!!
KAOM Mid-year meeting Oct. 25-26, Wichita, Kansas
Many Thanks to the Following For Their Support of the April, 2013 Annual Meeting
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Foundation for Hospice Care
Harden Hospice-- Kansas
Health Diagnostic Laboratory
HealthSouth—Wesley & Kansas Rehab Hospitals
Kansas Foundation for Medical Care
KUMC Rural Health Education
Mallinckrodt—Division of Covidien
Peterson Laboratory Services
PG XL Laboratories
Sunflower Health Network
Synovim Healthcare Solutions
The University of Kansas Hospital
United Allergy Services
Wesley Medical Center/Galichia Heart Hospital
Welcome to the Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine
Celebrating 100 Years of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas: 1913-2013
The Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine (KAOM) has created this website to be a useful tool for members and the general public. Whether you are a patient looking for information on osteopathic medicine or a physician looking for practice information, CME opportunities, or simply wanting camaraderie we hope our website will be helpful. KAOM is committed to keeping this website useful and up-to-date. Please feel free to provide us feedback regarding our website. For comments, please contact email@example.com
For Patients: Be sure to check out the “Health Hints” section for useful information regarding your health. The section on “About Osteopathic Medicine” provides excellent information regarding the practice of Osteopathic Medicine. And if you are looking for an osteopathic physician, just click on “Find a DO”.
For DOs: Be sure to click on “CME Opportunities” for upcoming, cutting edge continuing medical education programs. You might also want to check out what’s going on with the KAOM Foundation and OPAP programs. Don’t forget to check out the “Photo Gallery” and “DO Spotlight” to find out what your fellow physicians are up to. The “Member Only” section contains important press releases, legislative reports, and information regarding the KAOM House of Delegates. Additionally, you can now register for CME and pay your dues on line.
If you are not a member, just click on “Member Services/Application” and join! KAOM is the only organization in Kansas looking out for the osteopathic profession.
Important Membership Information
New: 2013 Annual Convention and 100th anniversary picture gallery
New: June 8, 2013 DOT Medical Examiner Workshop
New: 2013 Annual Convention Power Points
Mentor a D.O. Student; Here's How
HHS Affordable Care Act Bulletin
Center for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) Provider Incentive Information
DrugWatch.com - Offers extensive information about medications and drugs currently on the market or previously available, over-the-counter-medications, and details about side effects. Drugwatch now offers medical device recall information, including the latest information about the Depuy hip recall.
Patient Centred Medical Home Web Site
Low Cost Vaccines
To help you save money when you make vaccine orders, KAOM has partnered with Atlantic Health Partners. As a member of Atlantic and KAOM, your practice orders directly from Sanofi Pasteur and Merck and receives discounts for a wide variety of pediatric, adolescent, adult, and flu vaccines, including Sanofi’s new combination vaccine Pentacel. Participation is voluntary and there is no cost to enroll in the Atlantic program. For more information click here.