News & Press Releases
CCMS Media Contact: April Donahue, Executive Director, 239-435-7727
The board of directors of the Foundation of Collier County Medical Society is pleased to announce that Alexzandra Mattia, a Naples resident in the class of 2025 at the Florida State University College of Medicine, is the winner of the Foundation’s 2021 Dr. William...
Many in our community have questions regarding the safety, efficacy, and necessity of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. A local coalition of healthcare leaders is stepping forward together to help answer these questions and demonstrate that for an overwhelming majority of people, the COVID-19 vaccines are a safe and critical element in ending the pandemic.
Dr. Mark Russo, M.D., Ph.D. is the recipient of the 7th Annual CCMS Physician of the Year Award. This award honors a CCMS member who deserves special recognition for exemplary contributions to the practice of medicine and/or outstanding service to our community.
We all need to step up to beat COVID-19. We ask you to join us in protecting yourself, your family and friends, and our community by getting vaccinated.
Registration is open now through April 6th. Participants can win bottles of wine and/or whiskey while helping support scholarships to future medical professionals and funding for local healthcare programs in need.
Our Foundation is accepting applications through March 31, 2021 for two scholarship award programs: the Dr. William Lascheid Memorial Scholarship for medical students and Healthcare Student Scholarships for students enrolled in or accepted to healthcare degree programs.
On February 24th SLH Medical Supply is celebrating its one-year anniversary and 2021 by donating $500.00 worth of PPE for 21 hours to any business in the USA who visits the CCMS online PPE store and signs up as a new business customer.
Foundation of CCMS is officially accepting applications through March 31, 2021 for two scholarship award programs: the Dr. William Lascheid Memorial Scholarship for medical students and Healthcare Student Scholarships for students enrolled in or accepted to healthcare degree programs.
This December, the Southwest Florida Physicians Association gave $20,000 to support the CCMS Physician Wellness Program, and NCH Healthcare System provided $10,000. These contributions help the Program sustain the health and well-being of community physicians, which in turn helps them care for their patients.
Complimentary copies of the CCMS 2020-21 Directories are available at Collier County libraries and major healthcare facilities. During limited hours, additional copies are also available at the CCMS office in Naples; please call 239-435-7727 to arrange pick-up, or visit your nearest library.