Monday, January 31, 2011
COUNTY LEADERS SHARE HOPES AND CHALLENGES
There’s no better time than right now for county medical societies to share some good ideas. Keeping membership and interest in county programs is a growing struggle. The private practice of medicine is under attack from hospitals and crumbling government health programs. But 31 leaders from 22 Texas county societies found silver linings in each other’s dark clouds. TMA’s annual County Medical Society Leadership Forum gave these local leaders the chance to lean on each other’s — and TMA’s — shoulders and share their secrets for success. Here’s one I can share: Strong county societies and vibrant grassroots activism are the secrets of TMA’s success.
Posted by Steve Levine at 1:42 PM