Saturday, February 25, 2006

UHMS Pressure, Jan/Feb 2006

Click the links and go to a PDF of the article in Pressure.

MESSAGE FROM OUR PRESIDENT .............................. 1
Lindell K. Weaver, MD writes about the removal of the UHMS library to Duke University; a new UHMS web site soon; the search for a new Executive Director; Annual Scientific Meeting at the Hilton, Disney World Resort, Orlando, Florida; the decision to summarize Board decisions and activities, and send the synopsis to all members by email; the arbitrary, poorly informed changes made by three statew BC-BS in payment schedules for HBOT.

DON’S PERSPECTIVES ................................................... 2
From Don Chandler, Executive Director, UHMS

QUALITY ASSURANCE CORNER ................................. 3
Tom Workman reveals that the 2006 Accreditation survey Schedule is filled!

ASSOCIATES NEWS ....................................................... 4
Kaye McClue, RRT, RCP, CHT Associates Chair www.uhmsassociates.org

SURGEON COMMODORE J J W SYKES appointed Medical

Officer in Charge of the Institute of Naval Medicine................. 5

BOARD OF DIRECTORS SYNOPSIS.............................. 6

CLASSIFIEDS

COURSES

MEETINGS




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UPCOMING ANNUAL UHMS MEETINGS

2006: Hilton, Walt World Disney Resort

Orlando, Florida

June 22-24

Breath-hold Diving Pre-Course: June 20-21

post-course: June 25


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2007: Ritz-Carlton

June 14-16

pre-courses: June 13

post-course: June 17

Maui, Hawaii