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BOC attends various conferences within the O&P, DME, pharmacy, and related fields. Stop by to speak with BOC's Board members, CEO, and program directors.


POWER Symposium


Date:

March 20, 2019 to March 22, 2019

Type:

An annual post-mastectomy care and wellness conference.

Hosts:

Juzo

Location:

New Orleans, LA

BOC Attendees:

Shanae Davis, Senior Credentialing Specialist

How to Register:

Online

Details:

The POWER Symposium includes a robust schedule of health and wellness seminars, Medicare sessions, and marketing workshops for individuals and facilities serving post-mastectomy patients.

BOC will offer the Certified Mastectomy Fitter (CMF) exam and the Certified Orthotic Fitter (COF) exam, each at a $25 savings, during POWER. The exams will be held Wednesday, March 20, 3:00 PM -  5:00 PM. To register, log in to your  MyBOC account.




Orthotic Fitter & Mastectomy Fitter Labs and COF & CMF Exams


Date:

March 27, 2019 to March 29, 2019

Type:

Orthotic Fitter Lab and Mastectomy Fitter Lab. BOC COF exam and BOC CMF exam.

Hosts:

O&P Education and BOC

Location:

BECO Tower ll, 10461 Mill Run Circle, Owings Mills, MD 21117, Conference Center, 1st Floor

BOC Attendees:

Shanae Davis, Senior Credentialing Specialist

How to Register:

online

Details:

Complete the O&P Education Orthotic Fitter Course or Mastectomy Fitter Course by distance learning, then register for the face-to-face labs. The Orthotic Fitter Lab is March 27-28, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, and the Mastectomy Fitter Lab is March 29, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.

After the courses, BOC will offer the Certified Orthotic Fitter (COF) exam at a $100 savings to lab registrants and the Certified Mastectomy Fitter (CMF) exam at a $25 savings to lab registrants. The COF exam will be held Thursday, March 28, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm. The CMF exam will be held Friday, March 29, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm.

To register, create a MyBOC account (click on Apply for Certification) or log in to your existing account. Then click Apply Now, select Orthotic Fitter and choose O&P Edu COF exam. Or, select Mastectomy Fitter and choose O&P Edu CMF exam. You must submit your application and documentation to BOC before taking the exam. Be sure to review the BOC COF eligibility requirements or the BOC CMF eligibility requirements.




PAMS Annual Convention


Date:

April 03, 2019 to April 05, 2019

Type:

An educational conference and expo geared toward regional medical equipment suppliers.

Hosts:

Pennsylvania Association of Medical Equipment Suppliers (PAMS)

Location:

Harrisburgh, PA

BOC Attendees:
  • Wendy Miller, BOCO, LO, CDME, Chief Credentialing Officer
How to Register:

online

Details:

Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers (PAMS) provides state and regional educational opportunities with an annual convention and exhibits program.

Become a Certified Durable Medical Equipment Specialist (CDME) at PAMS! BOC is conducting a program that will allow you to obtain your CDME.

On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm"An Introduction to the Certified Durable Medical Equipment Specialist (CDME)" workshop will be presented by Melissa Davis, CDME. On April 3, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmthe CDME exam will be offered . Eligibility requirements for the exam are a high school diploma and 500 hours of experience in the DME industry.

Reserve your spot for the workshop and the exam today! Workshop registration is through PAMS. Visit the PAMS Annual Convention  to register.

Exam registration is through BOC. To register, create a "MyBOC account (click on Apply for Certification) or log in to your existing account. Then click Apply Now, select DME Specialist and choose PAMS 4/3/2019. Questions? Contact the BOC Certification Team at cert@bocusa.org or 877.776.2200.




Medtrade Spring


Date:

April 16, 2019 to April 18, 2019

Type:

A home medical equipment conference and expo.

Hosts:

Medtrade (Emerald Expositions)

Location:

Las Vegas, NV

BOC Attendees:
  • Cynthia Tolson, Business Development Specialist
  • Daniel Holsey, Business Development Specialist
How to Register:

online

Details:

Medtrade is a biannual conference focused on new developments in the DME/HME field and the latest tools to help patients.

Become a Certifed Durable Medical Equipment Specialist (CDME) at Medtrade! BOC is offering a one-day workshop, "An Introduction to the Certifed Durable Medical Equipment Specialist (CDME)," Tuesday, April 16, from 9:00 AM-5:00 PM (the workshop is being extended to include a Q&A session, which is optional). The CDME exam will take place on Wednesday, April 17, from 8:00 AM-10:00 AM

Register for Medtrade and learn how to register for the CDME workshop and exam (workshop registration is through Medtrade and exam registration is through BOC).