Over the years, the IOMC has evolved to an interdisciplinary group of professionals dedicated to improving public and community health. We have expanded to reflect the many disciplines and professions involved in health care delivery—nurses, dentists, physicians, pharmacists, lawyers, hospital leaders, health insurance and for-profit health industry leaders—all who play a role in the transforming healthcare field.
By joining the IOMC, you are a member of a richly diverse group of professionals with varying experiences, education and achievements, yet all with a desire to work toward the kind of positive change in healthcare, community health and public health.
Nomination Process: IOMC is an honorific membership organization. Upon receipt of the applicants information, the IOMC Membership Committee will review the candidate based on the individual's work at a local or national level that impacts one or more of the following areas:
Fellow serves on committee/s, work groups or other activities approved by the Board. Fellows are graduates from healthcare programs or distinguished persons engaged in allied professions. Fellows have professional contributions that are meritorious, are recognized leaders, have demonstrated an active interest in the health of the community, manifest the highest ethics, standards, and principles of professionalism, and possess those professional and personal attributes which make the individual desirable for Fellowship in the Institute.
Benefits of Joining IOMC as a Fellow:
Dues: $175.00 per year
BILLINGS SOCIETY FELLOW
Billlings Society Fellow serves as a leader within IOMC and receive recognition at IOMC programs and publications. Billings Society Fellows are active leaders and ambassadors of IOMC.
Benefits to Billings Society Fellow:
Dues: $350.00 per year
Associate Fellow may request to join IOMC without a nomination or sponsor by completing an application and submitting to IOMC for consideration.
The Membership Committee will review all applicants for Associate Fellow and if approved, will move the application to the Executive Committee for final approval. The number of Associate Fellows is managed by the association and based on the number of Fellows to maintain a ratio of Fellows and Billings Fellows to Associate Fellows.*
Once approved, the Associate Fellow should/will be provided with IOMC Fellow mentors to suggest and monitor their progress.
A three to five year process which incorporates the membership committee in reviewing the Member's year achievements in their:
Associate Fellows will be advised by specifically designated fellows as to the route by which they attain Fellowship. Although, in general, Associate Fellow members are expected to achieve Fellow status within 3-5 years member status may continue if so desired without the need to progress to Fellow.
Dues: $95.00 per year
For more information, download our Fellow Criteria here.
Questions? Contact IOMC at firstname.lastname@example.org