Welcome to the Illinois Society of Medical Assistants.
January 2018 Executive Memo

Happy 2018.  Hope everyone is staying warm in these subzero weather conditions.

Now that the Holidays are over, let's get motivated and energized for the upcoming events in 2018.

February 23-24, 2018  Winter meeting in Normal, IL. Hotel - Comfort Suites, Normal, IL @ 309-452-8588. Friday night Committee Meetings updates and goals for 2018. Saturday morning CEU session prior to Business Meeting. Check out the website for further details. ilsocmedasst.org

Officers and Committee Chairs - Please bring your annual reports to the February meeting for April general Assembly Packet.  late reports will not be printed in the GA Packets.

April 20-21, 2018   62nd Annual Meeting at Jumers in Rock Island, IL. 8 CEUs have been approved by AAMA. Registration form and preliminary agenda on website.

Five Illnois Delegates represented Illinois Society at the American Association of Medical Assistants National Conference in Cincinnati, OH. Bylaws amendment to make options for student membership more flexible. Illinois Society received recognition for valuable contributions to the Maxine Williams Scholarship Fund.

Chapter Program Planners - please note that John Langley, Customer Service Representative, is now the contact at AAMA for program CEU submission. Fax: 312-635-3370.

February 23-24, 2018   ISMA Winter Meeting. Please call hotel reservations soon. Comfort Suites, Normal, IL. 309-452-8588.

April 20-21, 2018          ISMA Annual Conference-Jumers Convention Center, Rock Island, IL.  309-756-4600 or 800-477-7747.

August 4, 2018             ISMA Symposium and Business Meeting. Methodist College. Peoria, IL.

September 14-17, 2018  AAMA National Conference in Salt Lake City, UT.

Looking forward to seeing everyone in February. Please keep our members in your thoughts and prayers as many are struggling with illnesses, loss of loved ones and/or caring for family members with health issues.


Becky Cruse, CMA (AAMA)
ISMA President 2016-2018
C: 309-738-9871