Family Fun Night at the Rubber Ducks game

Here’s President of the Ohio State Medical Association, Brian Bachelder, MD, throwing out the first pitch of a Family Fun Night at the Duck Club.

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Brian Bachelder’s editorial

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Well done, Brian! continues to grow, helping those in need

Diane Evans with SunLit Communications and Kari Mancuso stand before the poster at the SCMS 2012 Annual Meeting at the Tangier.

New Updates Coming to

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Please check the site often for information about free and low-cost health care services.  The Summit County Medical Society sponsors this website solely as a benefit to patients.

Doctors, above all, want patients to access the very best care — at the most affordable prices. launches with great public response

The Summit County Medical Society is pleased to report an outstanding response to the new website — which is being offered as a public service by the doctors of our local Medical Society.

In case you missed the news, this story from the front page of the Akron Beacon Journal will fill you in:

Or go to the site directly, and learn how you can get the health care you need at prices you can afford — and in some cases for free. Doctors are saying their patients are using it, and appreciating the cost savings.  One doctor told us that four of his patients have found help via this website. goes live

If you’re looking for the best deals in health care, go to — a service of the Summit County Medical Society.  Discounts and even free services are available to many who self-pay for health care, either because they are uninsured or under-insured.  Our Summit County doctors commissioned this site to help their patients.  However, no matter where you live in the United States, you can find helpful information on this website.

Take the Weight Loss Challenge!

A healthy diet and lifestyle greatly reduce the chances of many diseases, including diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure.  Stay tuned for more information about our weight loss contest.

Welcome to our New Website

Welcome to the Summit County Medical Society’s new website.  We invite you to subscribe to our news to keep updated with health care changes that affect you.  Our aim is to keep you informed.  If you are among the uninsured or underinsured in our community, we will do everything possible to update you on free or low-cost programs that may help you and your family.

Medical Societies in Summit County Merge

The Medical Society of Greater Akron and the Summit County Medical Society have merged. Please see story to the right.


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