Member Benefits Offered Through Circle of Friends
The CCMS Circle of Friends program is open to businesses that show they can provide outstanding service and exceptional benefits for CCMS members. Members can call the listed Circle of Friends vendors directly or contact CCMS, 239-435-7727 for further information.
Interested in becoming a Circle of Friends vendor? Download our information packet or call 239-435-7727.
*The preferred vendor program does not imply endorsement of a company, product or service.
Premier Circle of Friends:
Capital Preservation Services
Capital Preservation Services provides high-earning, self-employed medical professionals with an income tax plan that is strategically aligned with the tax code, which places you in a position to be efficiently structured to legally reduce your tax liability. All eligible CCMS Members will receive a 10% discount on their consulting fees.
Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company
Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company specializes in tax, accounting and business consulting services for Physicians and Health Care providers. Serving Southwest Florida since 1979, our experienced team can improve your profits and sharpen your competitive edge with a variety of services related to practice operations, strategic planning, human resources, tax planning and accounting services. CCMS members receive a complimentary assessment and 10% off 1st personal tax return.
CCMS Circle of Friends:
Biowaste Medical is a leading provider of biomedical and pharmaceutical waste collection and disposal services in the state of Florida. They are headquartered in Naples and have been in business for the past 3 years. Biowaste Medical services a range of medical facilities, including, but not limited to: hospitals, doctor and dentist offices, laboratories, and clinics. All CCMS members will receive a 20% discount from their current vendor’s bill plus 3 free months.
Clifford Medical Billing Specialists, Inc
Clifford Medical Billing Specialists, Inc. is a Revenue Cycle Management Company providing medical billing, coding and practice management services to physicians and groups nationwide. We have a simple mission; to collect all the revenue due for the services provided in a timely manner so you can concentrate on patient care!
First Citizens Bank
First Citizens Bank is dedicated to building long-lasting relationships with individuals, small-to-midsized businesses, and professionals. Our associates have developed a strong expertise in meeting the financial needs of the medical community. Please contact us to learn more about our great rates, our customized approach to client service, and our comprehensive array of financial products. We would love to earn your business!
Leading Edge Benefit Advisors
Leading Edge Benefit Advisors has served the Naples area for more than 33 years, providing employee benefit and compensation solutions to local businesses. Through their partnership with CCMS, Leading Edge can offer an industry specific, multiple employer welfare arrangement (“MEWA”), allowing CCMS member private practices the benefit of large group medical insurance with Florida Blue for themselves, their staff, and families.
Attorney Linda R. Minck, PL
Attorney Linda Minck provides legal services to physicians and other health care providers particularly in business transactions such as setting up a new practice, buying or selling a practice, reviewing or preparing employee agreements for physicians and ancillary providers, and representing physicians with day to day legal needs. CCMS members receive approximately 10% off hourly rates.
Medline Industries, Inc.
Medline is the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare supplies in the United States, providing more than 350,000 products that serve the entire continuum of care. Medline is a manufacturer direct source of medical equipment & supplies, education (CEUs) and product & sales support. CCMS members receive a minimum of 10% savings in aggregate and standard freight waived for 1 year.
Meridian Financial Group
We are a boutique financial services firm specializing in working with physicians in the areas of asset protection planning, wealth management and wealth transfer. Through our team of experienced advisors, and our strategic alliances with professionals from other industries, we can deliver customized solutions for our clients. Meridian Financial Group is excited to partner with M Financial in offering innovative financial solutions to the ultra-affluent and corporate markets.
Mutual of Omaha Bank
Mutual of Omaha Bank is a full service financial institution that offers a variety of products and services. We are a relationship bank that focuses on building lasting relationships to meet our clients’ needs and provide exceptional customer service. CCMS members receive discounts on merchant services, mutual benefit employee free checking, fast app business line of credit, and home equity.
Porter Wright works with health care businesses and providers to solve complex legal problems, stay in compliance with regulatory obligations, and take advantage of growth opportunities. From labor and employment law to business law to litigation, our attorneys help health care clients achieve their goals. We are proud to have been members of the Preferred vendors program since 2001.
The Doctors Company
The Doctors Company is fiercely committed to defending, protecting, and rewarding the practice of good medicine. With 75,000 members, we are the nation’s largest physician-owned medical malpractice insurer. Visit www.thedoctors.com. CCMS members receive a 5% discount on liability premium.
Naples-based, WBN Marketing is a full-service marketing company and leading area provider of website development/search engine marketing. WBN offers expert marketing and branding knowledge for several local core industries, including the medical industry. CCMS members receive 10-20% discount depending on services provided.
Additional Member Benefits:
Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber’s mission is to make Greater Naples the best place in America to live and work, and our primary purpose is to foster business development and advocate effective government policy to ensure a healthy business climate. CCMS members who join The Chamber receive a waiver on their membership administration fee. Call today for more information!
HIPAA Secure Now!
HIPAA Secure Now! has helped over 2,500 clients with their HIPAA compliance needs in the last five years. HIPAA Secure Now! provides a complete, affordable and easy-to-use HIPAA compliance service. CCMS members receive a 15% discount. Additionally, HSN provides a free HIPAA Hotline for CCMS members – if you have a HIPAA question or issue, just call 877-275-4545 x803. If you are interested in finding out more about the service or for a free demo, contact Jonathan Krasner.
Discounts for CCMS members on identity theft monitoring and, should your identity be stolen, restoration back to pre-event identity theft status. Members and their families can receive discounted pricing on a unique IdentityForce webpage. Choose from two programs: UltraSecure for $14.95/month or $149.50/year in advance; or UltraSecure+credit for $19.95/month or $199.50/year in advance. You can cancel at any time and receive a refund if applicable. Children can be enrolled under the IDF nationally award-winning Childwatch program for $2.75/month.
Lutgert Insurance / Comp Options
CCMS members are eligible for a workers compensation dividend program that is virtually unavailable to many other small businesses in Florida. By grouping practices into one large single group, members enjoy the buying power usually reserved for large organizations. While not guaranteed, dividends of up to 24.8% (as seen in 2012 and 2013 and projected for 2014) can be received if group losses for the year are zero. This program is underwritten by Comp Options Insurance Company, a subsidiary of AmTrust Financial.
Testimonial Tree, the leader in testimonial management software, helps physicians gather feedback about patient experiences through 5-star ratings, satisfaction surveys, and reviews. Our platform empowers patients to share recommendations on social media, syndicate testimonials on your own website, and 3rd party review websites. We help you take control of your online reputation and build loyalty. CCMS members receive $50 off the monthly fee.
The Print Shop
The Print Shop will donate 5% of the revenue of all printing services purchased by CCMS members to the Foundation of CCMS. Additionally, any CCMS member wishing to acknowledge their membership in CCMS can have the CCMS logo printed on their letterhead, envelopes, business cards, etc. for free. If all CCMS members participated it would positively impact the Foundation and promote CCMS membership. The Print Shop is the only graphic media company in Collier County with four locations.