You hear it all the time from doctors — they would never choose medicine if they had it to do all over again. It’s practically a mantra, with the implication being a doctor ain’t it’s all cracked up to be.Read More
My, how our city and the Clark County Medical Society has changed over the past year. On 1 October, a madman with an arsenal unleashed on a country music festival and many of you rushed to local hospitals, donned surgical gowns, gloves and masks and jumped in ready and willing to help save lives, even to help perform procedures or assist in ways you hadn’t done since residencies.Read More
In July, the Clark County Medical Society (CCMS) received the American Association of Medical Society Executives (AAMSE) Profiles of Excellence President’s Award in recognition of the society’s outstanding work on educating their members about new opioid laws in Nevada. As Executive Director of CCMS, it was my honor to accept this award on behalf of this incredible organization. It is our job to help doctors do their job and provide quality health care to their patients, our community, and I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the many physicians of CCMS who made this program possible. There is still more work to be done, and rest assured we are still working on this important issue.Read More
Pride. Passion. Purpose.
The 64th Annual Installation Dinner has now come and gone. I take great pride at the success of the event bringing together physicians, hospitals, agencies and individuals from all over our community with one goal in mind to honor our physicians and to celebrate.Read More
Greetings from CCMS! The 64th Annual Installation Dinner is rapidly approaching and if you haven’t reserved your spot yet, don’t delay. The evening is set to be a celebration of our organization and the people and collaborators who help to make this valley a healthy, vibrant community.Read More
When you were younger, did you ever dream of being an Olympic athlete? Do you remember of dreaming of going for the gold and wondering what it might be like to stand atop the podium, clenching gold hardware in your hand and seeing the American flag raise over-head as the National Anthem plays?Read More
Clark County Medical Society has kicked 2018 off in high-gear with a few positive changes here at CCMS, including new staff, new programming, our long-awaited new and improved website and database management system. This means a simpler process for you to update your contact information, pay your dues, and reserve your spot for CME’s and other quality CCMS programs.Read More