Member Benefits/Activities of the UHMS

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Benefits of Membership

  • Subscription to UHM Journal PDFs

  • Subscription to Pressure newsletter

  • Industry updates: legislative and regulatory affairs

  • Discounts to UHMS CME/MOC/CEU accredited educational opportunities

  • Discounts for article searches from the Duke University Medical Center Library and Archives

  • MEDFAQs the UHMS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) system

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If you have any questions regarding membership, please contact:

Lisa Tidd
Membership Coordinator
919-490-5140 ext 101
lisa@uhms.org

Activities of the UHMS

  • Monitoring regulatory changes for reimbursement of hyperbaric oxygen therapy services (US and International)

  • Development of Clinical Practice Guidelines in Hyperbaric Medicine

  • Development of credentialing criteria for physician practice

  • Accreditation of hyperbaric chamber facilities

  • Development of chamber operational guidelines

  • Increasing availability of online educational opportunities

  • Annual live educational opportunities, such as: our Scientific, Chapter and various courses
  • Advocacy of high professional standards of practice

  • Representation to federal, state and local agencies on matters related to efficacy, standards of care, reimbursement, etc.

  • Collaborating with professional stakeholders on a global basis

  • Development of evidence-based indications

  • Development of Hyperbaric & Wound Care Facility Accreditation standards