urrently our membership consists of health professionals representing every specialty and sub specialty related to health care, both physical and emotional. These members are called upon daily by members of the Police force of local, state and national levels to assist in whatever medical, health-related and social needs, with little regard to self
remuneration from the police officers, their families, children or families of deceased officers. All members pledge to support the Police community and their family members.
The Physician's Surgeons Lodge SA-03 ("FOP Police Surgeon's Lodge")
is dedicated to the support of the NYS FOP and to assist those in need,
especially those aligned with law enforcement. Donations are made only to those organizations or groups whose needs are
consistent with our mission. To submit a request online or to download a
Request Form, go here.
Any son or daughter of an active and/or associate member who is in good
standing for at least one year is eligible. These scholarships will
apply to either eight grade going into ninth grade in the Fall of 2015 or high
school seniors going into their freshman year of college and/or trade school
in the Fall of 2015. More details are on the application
here. Applications must be received by Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
are always saddened by the loss of any of our members. We
just had our first member whose death was considered accidental. As
you all know,
of our membership perks
an accidental death policy for up to $10,000 to any
in good standing
shared their their Social
wife just received a check for $10,000
a milestone for the Lodge and
a great surprise
to the family.
The 2015 "stuff" has been mailed (2015 photo ID included) and the
fourth dues request for 2015 e-mailed. If you have not yet received your membership
you still owe dues.
We have mailed all Photo ID's, wallet ID's,
stickers and shields. If you have not received your 2014 Photo ID with
your membership material, it means that NYS
does not have your photo in the system. So e-mail a head shot with a
light colored background (not red or black) to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have not yet received your material, contact Dr. Ente as soon as
Please note that at the March meeting it was voted upon that for the dues
collection for 2016, which will begin on July 1, 2015, that a surcharge of
$50 will be incurred if paid after October 1, 2015 (making your dues $300)
and a surcharge of $100 will be incurred if paid after January 1, 2016
(making your dues $350). Please pay in a timely manner.
Our next meeting will be on Wednesday, November 11,
2015 at the Westbury Manor from 6:30 PM to 9 PM.
Jerry Ente, MD