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

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