HOW TO PLAY: Read the questions below each month. A survey will go out prior to the end of the month to all POHMS Active and Associate members. You will submit your answers via the survey. The person who answers the most questions correctly will be the winner of a $25 Amazon gift card.
DO YOU REMEMBER...
Prior to officially registering POHMS as a non-profit organization several Practice Administrators met to discuss issues that everyone was facing such as, drug purchasing, problems with insurance carriers. It was decided to officially organize POHMS because PA Oncology practices were dealing with the same issues.
To help start the funding of the POHMS organization each member contributed a flat amount. What was that amount?
The first official Board of Directors consisted of how many members?
Where were the first meetings of POHMS held?
Tie breaker: Back in 1995 what was the Allied member dues fee? Allied members are non-practice members: pharma, lab, etc
The person who answers the most correctly will be the winner of a $25 Amazon gift card.
Where was the March 2-3, 2006 Spring Conference held?
Harrisburg Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center in New Cumberland, PA
The Chateau Elan in Braselton, GA
The Hotel Hershey in Hershey, PA
What location was a regular meeting site for Bi-Monthly meetings?
Marriott West in West Conshohocken, PA
Hotel Hershey in Hershey, PA
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort & Spa in Farmington, PA
POHMS Board of Directors from 2005 had 9 members. Who is missing from the following list of members? Hint: it was someone who was very involved with the POHMS Board for a very long time, up until approximately 2015.
Michele Ritchie Barbacane
Tie Breaker: What year did POHMS create its GPO, CHOC?
POHMS 7th Annual Fall Conference was held Nov. 8-9, 2001
Where was this conference held?
What event was held at the Dinner during this conference?
What were the registration fees for the Active and Associate members for this conference?
Was there any group transportation provided to this location?
Answered correctly: 3 extra entries
Additional information: 5 extra entries
Two or more bits of additional information: 10 extra entries
Questions will go out in a survey form to PAID Active and Associate members on Friday, April 26, 2019. Deadline for entry is Tuesday, April 30 at 4 pm. Winner will be announced Wednesday, May 1st.
When the first Spring States Meeting was held?
What was the date?
- April, 2003
Where was the location?
- Dover Downs, DE
What was the theme?
- Oncology Conference Rallye
Congratulations to our first winner:
Kristine Lebaudy from GYN Oncology of CNY!
Other facts about this Conference:
First Spring States Conference with NJ, PA, VA (Later years included other states!)
The Registration fee was $50/person!!
The guest room rate was $125/night!
Bobbi Buell who was with Documedics at that time!
Susan Keane Baker on Minimizing Litigation and Talking Service Excellence (two separate
HOLN was going strong