Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association | 1121 Chatham Road Springfield, IL 62704

Sponsored Benefits

These programs are designed to help veterinary practices operate more efficiently and increase profits! Programs include discount merchant services (credit card processing), bulk energy purchasing and debt collection. The ISVMA Membership Services Committee is exploring other reputable companies that can provide additional benefits to our members.

Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association within the Springfield Region

CorpCare & ISVMA: We Deliver Resiliency to Employees When They Need It Most

It should NOT be about just checking the box to say your ISVMA has a complimentary Member Assistance Program. Our members mental health and well-being is important.  When our members have a challenging situation, we offer three hours of complimentary counseling, an hour of legal advice, help with locating childcare providers and so many day-to-day resources at your fingertips.CorpCare’s nationwide network of licensed providers has been enhanced by our partnership with Betterhelp to allow your employees access to completely confidential care via face-to-face, telephone, video or chat counseling ISVMA’s Member Assistance Program helps take that individual member’s burden and put it in the hands of the right individuals to support that our member back to being better.  To access this benefit click here (password: isvma) or call 1877-843-6036.  This benefit is 100% confidential. ISVMA sees only usage reports no names or clinics are identified.


MedXWaste: Need a better way to dispose of your clinic’s medical and administrative waste?

Your ISVMA is always looking for and working towards new benefits that best fit the everyday needs of its members.

MedXwaste is now collaborating with ISVMA members to pick up your clinic’s biohazardous and regulated medical waste, along with other services, at special rates dependent upon usage of services.

All ISVMA members who sign on to routine service with MedXwaste will receive 20 percent off their current provider’s rates (routine service is defined as every other week, monthly, every eight (8) weeks or quarterly service. If your clinic has different arrangements other than those listed, you will receive 10 percent off your current provider’s rate.

Here is the complete listing of services being offered to ISVMA’s members:

  • Medical waste disposal
  • Pharmaceutical waste disposal
  • Chemotherapy waste disposal
  • Document destruction
  • Hard drive and electronic disposal
  • Compliance training opportunities
  • Mail-back solutions
  • Dental hazardous waste
  • DEA mail-back controlled RX

Other benefits like free compliance training for you and clinic staff are also available. To learn more, go to or contact franchise owner Josh Adams at, (309) 824-8649.


LIG Health Insurance for Members
We have partnered with LIG Solutions (LIG) to be able to offer you exclusive health insurance and related coverage options including major medical, short term health plans, vision and dental plans, critical care coverage, life, and several different supplemental health options.

These programs are exclusively offered to you, your family, and business owners/employees. As these are individual health plans, they are tailored to your unique health and financial needs. This will allow you to find affordable coverage from major carriers regardless of where you live in the USA.

For business owners, we can offer coverage for not only you but your employees and their families with a cost-effective turnkey program that uses our Group Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) Program to deliver choice to your employees and gives you as the business owner a worry-free solution that goes well beyond a traditional group plan.

  • Call 877-993-7637 to speak directly with the ISVMA/LIG team of licensed advisors about your health coverage needs.
  • Visit to learn more about the program as well as schedule an appointment to learn more about this valuable Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association member benefits.

The licensed advisors at LIG are based in Independence, Ohio. They are here to help assist you in finding the right plans with a no-obligation health insurance assessment along with concierge service to ensure you are getting the attention you deserve while making it easy to get the right health coverage.

If you have an interest in decreasing your credit card processing fees, please consider allowing Doug Baker, CardConnect, to review your credit card statement and determine if he can offer a better price and better service. 

CardConnect also offers a cash discount program, he can eliminate up to 100% of your credit card processing fees. There is no charge for the machine, no application fee and no contract.  He can be reached at 217-273-8470 or

Global Payments Integrated
Global Payments Integrated (formerly TSYS) provides advanced payment solutions designed exclusively for the veterinary industry.  Our secure payment tools help you to check clients in quickly, collect payments faster whether it’s online, by phone, or in person, and automatically posts to your client’s account.  Offer more options by accepting all major payment types, securely store cards on file for recurring payments, and count on dedicated support from experts in your industry.

ISVMA members – save money on your payments processing and when you switch to Global Payments Integrated, you’ll receive a $200 Activation Bonus.

To get started, contact the Global Payments Integrated team at or you can visit the ISVMA partner page.

Principal Financial Group — 20% Discount on Income Protection Products for ISVMA Members
Principal helps people and companies around the world to build, protect and advance their financial wellbeing with our retirement, insurance and asset management expertise.  With innovative ideas and real-life solutions, we make financial progress possible for our clients regardless of income and portfolio sizes.

Contact: Mary Ellen Fiflis,, 630-874-6748

Insurance products issued by Principal National Life Insurance Co. (except in NY) and Principal Life Insurance Co. Securities and advisory products offered through Principal Securities, Inc., 800/247-1737, Member SIPC. Principal National, Principal Life and Principal Securities are members of the Principal Financial Group@, Des Moines, IA 50392. Mary Ellen Fiflis, Principal National and Principal Life Financial Representative, Principal Securities Registered Representatives. Principal Financial Group is not affiliated with or endorsed by ISVMA. 629064-102018         Informational Flyer with Contacts

RP Returns
A pharmacy solution compliant with the DEA, EPA, DOT, state and, where applicable, state and local agencies. This program ensures a compliant, environmentally safe disposal for your pharmaceuticals. You can use complete your returns in one box!  For more information, visit, or email:    View Informative Video and View Flyer: RPReturns2020

Project Breathe: Pet Oxygen-Mask Donation Program
The Pet Partners Program made available by Invisible Fence® Brand (IFB) provides specially designed oxygen-mask kits to fire departments and first responders to equip them to save more pets from succumbing to fire/smoke inhalation.

Click here for more information on the Project Breathe Program.

Click here to download the Project Breathe Donation Form.