ACMSS Announces Call for Board of Directors Nominations

ACMSS Announces Call for Board of Directors Nominations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ACMSS Announces Call for Board of Directors Nominations

CONTACT: Kristin Hagen, CMSS, CPHIMS
Executive Director, American College of Medical Scribe Specialists
(800) 987-3692

ORANGE, Calif., February 8, 2018. The American College of Medical Scribe Specialists (ACMSS) is calling for nominations in a planned expansion of its board of directors as the organization gears up for more projects and nationwide advocacy in 2018. ACMSS is seeking nominations of healthcare educators, healthcare system executives, and national scribe training organization leaders to fill two open seats.  

“We are looking for two qualified professionals who will embody and actively advocate nationally for the values, mission and vision of ACMSS,” said Executive Director Kristin Hagen. “These professionals will work with fellow board members to build new programs and advance the promotion of high-quality patient outcomes through quality clinical documentation.”

Candidates may self-nominate by sending their CV and letter of intent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. Pacific on Friday Feb. 28.  See our expectations for ACMSS board members at http://theacmss.org/Board-Expectations-ACMSS.pdf

ACMSS is committed in 2018 to a continued transformation toward a value-based, patient-centric, patient-safe healthcare system that is outlined by MACRA and the 21st Century Cures Act. ACMSS enables clinicians and practices to progress and innovate in the pursuit of preventive health care and focus on wellness for patients.

The American College of Medical Scribe Specialists is the nation’s only nonprofit professional society representing more than 20,000 Medical Scribes in over 2,100 medical institutions. ACMSS works continually with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on compliance issues and is a member of the CMS “Clinician Voices” group, advocating for advances in national standards. ACMSS partners with academic institutions, non-profit partners, and medical scribe corporations to offer both education-to-certification and employment-to-certification pathways. ACMSS advances the needs of the Certified Medical Scribe Specialist industry through certification, public advocacy, secure innovative systems design, individualized and customized consulting, and continuing education for improved care coordination and patient-centric care toward wellness.  

Please contact ACMSS Executive Director Kristin Hagen directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 800-987-3692 if you have any other questions regarding your prospective service as a board member. 

 
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