Feb 16, 2018, 07:08 AM
Pa. Physicians Address Opioid Abuse Crisis, Medical Liability Protections for Volunteers at AMA National Advocacy Conference
PAMED physician leaders attended the AMA's National Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C., from Feb. 12-14, 2018. Here's a look at the health care issues they addressed.
Feb 15, 2018, 08:08 AM
Latest Federal Budget Deal Includes Health Care Wins for Physicians, Patients
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 was passed by the Senate and House and signed into law by the president on Feb. 9, 2018.
Feb 8, 2018, 11:04 AM
7 Legislative Priorities for 2018 Set by Physician Leaders
PAMED and state specialty society leaders hosted several prominent state government officials and lawmakers during a busy Board of Trustees meeting held on Feb. 6-7, 2018. The physician leaders also set PAMED's 2018 advocacy priorities.
Feb 8, 2018, 09:12 AM
Gov. Wolf’s 2018-2019 Budget Proposal Includes Funding to Combat Opioid Abuse
On Feb. 6, 2018, Gov. Tom Wolf delivered his 2018-2019 budget address at the Capitol in Harrisburg. Here's a look at several health care items included in the proposal.
Feb 6, 2018, 16:05 PM
New Commission on MOC Reform to Include PAMED Physician Leader Charles Cutler, MD
On Feb. 5, 2018, the members of a new group tasked with making recommendations to improve the current MOC process were announced. PAMED Past President Charles Cutler, MD, MACP, was one of 26 members chosen for the Commission.