NCCAOM News - Summer Issue (Plain Text Version)
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Latest Website Updates
Emphasizing the five ‘W’ words – Who, What,
Where When and Why, our website www.nccaom.org
has emerged as an effective tool for communication and information sharing. We
are happy to present a list of the latest website updates since the beginning
and Events: This section was created to bring you the latest
up–to-date information about NCCAOM’s internal changes, external events, and
news about the AOM profession around the world. Whether you are a reader who is
looking for current information about the profession, or if you are a consumer
searching for stories on the efficacy of acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM)
or simply have an interest in what is happening at the NCCAOM, you will find it
in the News and Events webpage.
on the News and Events page is
divided into three different categories:
News and Events, where you can find information about recent
NCCAOM policy changes, Annual Reports, Fact Sheets and Newsletters.
Releases will give you access to all major NCCAOM press releases
since 2009, and
- External News and Events.
In this category you will find articles from the media about AOM as well as the
latest status on communication from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) about
an independent health code for acupuncturists. We encourage you to send us positive stories
about the benefits of AOM to add to the timeline of articles that are already
featured in this section. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Marketing for Your Practice : This
brings you tools to market your practice such as brochures which can be used to
promote AOM in your waiting room and listings of information about external
events in which you may wish to distribute at conferences, health fairs, etc.
Below are the brochures that you can either download from the NCCAOM website or
order from the NCCAOM.
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- The NCCAOM Certification Booklets are
full-color 8 page booklets with a detailed description of each certification
program (Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology, and Asian Bodywork
Therapy). These booklets provide consumers with information about the benefits
of selecting an NCCAOM Diplomate and provides them with information on how to
find certified practitioners and an explanation of the training certified
practitioners have achieved in comparison to other healthcare providers.
- Providing National Standards
This brochure is another great tool
to educate consumers about how and why to seek the help of qualified, certified
and licensed practitioners.
- Consumer Guide
This brochure is designed to be custom ordered for the insertion of personalized
information, to include the practitioner’s name, credentials and business/
more information about these brochures, please go to the marketing page of
the NCCAOM website.