Criteria

Qualifications for Membership

A physician who holds a valid license to practice medicine, surgery, or osteopathy, or physicians’ assistants in the State of Nevada, and who resides or practices in Washoe County, or who resides or practices in a County in which there is no component Society, is eligible to apply for membership in this Society. Membership is unified; members of the Washoe County Medical Society are required to also be members of the Nevada State Medical Association. The membership application for the Washoe County Medical Society is also applicable to the Nevada State Medical Association.

 

Procedure for Admission

Applicants for membership in this Society must complete the prescribed application form and provide such information as the Board of Directors may request with reference to the applicant’s education, training, professional competence, personal integrity, and moral and ethical qualities. An affirmative vote of the majority of the Board of Directors is necessary for election in any category of membership.