News and Events

Events:

MHCA – Mobile Health Clinics Association
2015 11th Annual Mobile Health Clinics Forum will be held September 25-28, 2015 at the America’s Center Renaissance Grand Hotel, St Louis, MO

RSNA - Radiological Society of North America
RSNA 2015 will mark the 101st RSNA Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting.  November 29- December 4, 2015 – McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
Annual Meeting 2015

 

 

News:

AHRQ – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality – Innovation Profile: Mobile Clinic Delivers Culturally Competent Services to Underserved Neighborhoods, Leading to Identification of Untreated Chronic Conditions, Better Blood Pressure Control, and Significant Return on Investment Read the full article here.

Michigan Dental Association Backed Mobile Dentistry Bill Passes; Heads to Snyder for Signature. Read the full article

MHCA – Mobile Health Clinics Association
MHCA Spring 2014 Newsletter
MHCN 2014 Summer Newsletter

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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signs motorcycle helmet optional law Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed into law a bill that would allow motorcycle operators 21 or older to ride without a helmet, his office said today. Read the full article.

NATDA Industry News announces Retail Trailer Insurance
Coverage for trailers of any use, size or value is now available through Thum Insurance Agency, working with Recreation Insurance Specialists, the program administrator for an A-rated insurance carrier. Read article

Health & Human Services Office of Minority Health
The HHS Office of Minority Health announced on October 24th their support for the Mobile Health Map, to document the growth and contributions of mobile health clinics nationwide. To read the full press release click here

Thum Insurance Agency Announces Affinity Program for NATM Members
Thum Insurance Agency, LLC now serves as the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers (NATM) endorsed agency providing a broad coverage retail trailer insurance policy available to the owner of a trailer less than 26,000 lbs. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating. Download press release

Maryland law requires that all Motor Scooter and Moped Riders must have insurance coverageThe Senate Bill 309 went into effect October 1, 2012.  Maryland law requires that all Motor Scooter and Moped Riders must have the following in place:

  • Have insurance for their scooter or moped
  • Have and display a title decal on the rear of the vehicle
  • Wear a helmet
  • Wear eye protection or have a vehicle windscreen

Failure to comply with these regulations could result in traffic citations with penalties from $70 for no decal to $290 for no insurance.  If you would like complete details on the new law please read Senate Bill 309 or visit: http://mlis.state.md.us/2012rs/billfile/SB0309.htm

 

2009 Best of Grand Rapids Award
U.S. Commerce Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement. View the press release

Thum Insurance Agency celebrated its 20th Anniversary and the relocation to its new offices with a ribbon cutting and open house on April 7, 2010!