The ASO strives to provide additional value for members through relationships with trusted industry providers relevant to ophthalmology practice.
12.5% off Professional Indemnity Insurance
MDA National is the preferred medical indemnity provider of the ASO. This is the result of the formalisation of a long standing working relationship between the two organisations to produce an agreement designed to benefit Ophthalmologists across Australia.
What does this mean for me?
If you are an ASO Member and an MDA National Member you can receive a number of benefits, including a 12.5% discount on your Membership subscription and professional indemnity insurance premium from MDA National.*
What are the other benefits?
If you join MDA National, you will also have access to:
- experienced medico-legal advisers – including 24 hour advice for urgent matters
- special rates on MDA National's Practice Indemnity Policy to complement your own professional indemnity insurance*
- speciality specific medico-legal information
- education activities, resources and events.
You can also be proud to be part of a joint charitable endeavour as both the ASO and MDA National invest funds to support IRIS, the Indigenous and Remote Eyes Health Service.
For more detail call MDA National on 1800 011 255 or visit mdanational.com.au
*Subject to certain eligibility criteria.
The MDA National Group is made up of MDA National Limited ABN 67 055 801 771 and MDA National Insurance Pty Ltd (MDA National Insurance) ABN 56 058 271 417 AFS Licence No. 238073. Insurance products provided by the MDA National Group are underwritten by MDA National Insurance. Before making a decision to buy or hold any products issued by MDA National Insurance, please consider your personal circumstances, and read the relevant Product Disclosure Statement and Policy wording and Supplementary Product Disclosure Statement and the Endorsement to Policy Wording available at mdanational.com.au.
Accounting and financial services partnership delivers
Cutcher & Neale Accounting and Financial Services is the Preferred Accounting & Wealth Partner of the ASO.
Cutcher & Neale specialise in the provision of advisory services for medical practitioners at all stages of their career:
- Doctors in Training (including WealthStartTM, our tailored accounting advisory package for DITs)
- Doctors in private practice
- Visiting medical officers, staff specialists and consultants
- GPs and specialists looking to become practice owners
- Practice owners looking for practice succession solutions
- Medical practitioners planning for their retirement
- Investment advice
- Life, sickness and accident insurance
Established in 1953, our firm today has eight partners and approximately 130 staff.
Our expertise is built on an intimate understanding of the unique requirements of the medical profession acquired over more than 65 years.
Cutcher & Neale offers ASO members a general consultation (telephone or web also available) at Cutcher & Neale’s cost.
To book your consultation book phone 1800 988 522 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We also hold regular seminars and workshops in metropolitan, regional and country NSW.
In 2018, Cutcher & Neale were proud to receive the following accolades:
- Number 36 in the Australian Financial Review Top100 Accounting Firms
- SMSF Firm of the Year (NSW)
- Phil Smith (Partner) - SMSF Investment Strategist of the Year (NSW)
Visit www.cutcher.com.au for more information.
BMW Advantage Programme
As ASO is a Gold Member of the BMW Advantage Program, upon purchasing a new or demonstrator BMW, all ASO members are eligible to enjoy the rewards of BMW Advantage Programme.
As a member of the ASO, you are entitled to the following benefits when you purchase a new BMW:
Complimentary scheduled servicing for 4 years / 60,000km Complimentary use of a BMW during scheduled servicing* Door-to-door pick-up during scheduled servicing
Corporate pricing* Reduced dealer delivery charges Corporate finance rates to approved customers
BMW Driver Training:
Reduced rate on a BMW Driver Training course
Your spouse is also entitled to purchase a new BMW and enjoy all the benefits of the BMW Advantage Programme, making it even more appealing.
What to do next?
If the idea of driving a new BMW sounds appealing, call the dedicated BMW Corporate Team on 1800 635 750 or email: email@example.com
To find out more about the benefits and exclusive offers for members visit the BMW Advantage Programme website and enter your Corporate Member Number and password.
Member No. C01312