Welcome to the Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine
Providing Over 100 Years of Service to Osteopathic
Physicians and Their Patients.
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.
2013-2015 AOA CME Cycle Ends December 31, 2015
The Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine would like to remind all members that the current AOA CME Cycle will end on December 31, 2015. The AOA CME Cycle is for calendar years 2013, 2014 and 2015.
The Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine is approved by the American Osteopathic Association as a sponsor of category I-A continuing medical education. KAOM’s 2015 Mid-Year CME Conference anticipates being approved for 18 Hours of Category 1-A CME Credit pending approval by the AOA CCME.
Information on 2015 Mid-Year Conference – November 13-14
November 13-14, 2015 Mid-Year Meeting Registration and Exhibitor Information
2015 Mid-Year Conference Tabletop Displays (as of 9/28/2015):
Acute Care, Inc.
Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice
Kansas Pathology Consultants, PA
KOWA Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.
KUMC – Rural Health Education & Services
Pain Management Associates
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Wesley Rehabilitation Hospital
2015 Mid-Year Conference Sponsors:
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences - Friday Luncheon and Reception
Pharma (unrestricted education grant)
2015 Mid-Year Conference (November 13-14) Hotel Reservations:
To Reserve a Sleeping Room click here
Room rate for two double beds or a standard king is $106 and is good for November 12 and 13. Check-in time is 3pm and checkout is 12:00pm. You can also call the hotel directly at 316-945-1974 to make your reservation.
Please identify yourself as being with the KAOM Mid-Year Meeting when making your reservation in order to receive the $106 sleeping room rate. If you encounter any problems with making a sleeping room reservation please email firstname.lastname@example.org and state what problem occurred and whether you called to make the reservation or tried to make it online.
Important Membership Information
Mentor a D.O. Student; Here's How
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.
The Addiction Library is a resource about addiction, substance, and alcohol that are commonly abused.
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.