May 23, 2018, 15:54 PM
PAMED Member in D.C. to Urge More Efficient Approach to Prior Authorization
Prior authorization reform was a point of emphasis for PAMED Past President James Goodyear, MD, FACS, when he spoke before the National Committee on Vital Health Statistics in Washington, D.C. on May 17, 2018.
May 18, 2018, 08:08 AM
Court Sides With JUA on Key Medical Liability Insurance Case
An important court decision keeps alive a stabilizing force in Pennsylvania's medical malpractice insurance market for physicians in high-risk specialties.
May 17, 2018, 10:47 AM
Medical Societies Oppose Provision in APRN Compact That Would Alter State Scope of Practice Laws
A group of 83 medical societies have asked the National Council of State Boards of Nursing to reconsider certain provisions of the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Compact (APRN Compact) that would alter state laws related to APRN scope of practice.
May 17, 2018, 09:33 AM
Pennsylvania’s Primary Election 2018: A Recap
Pennsylvania's primary election held on May 15 was the first under the new congressional district map, and the picture for the fall general election in Pa. just became clearer.
May 16, 2018, 14:44 PM
A Closer Look at Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Program Updates from May 2018
On May 12, 2018, the Pa. Department of Health (DOH) issued changes to Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program. PAMED's new Quick Consult fact sheet outlines the changes that have been adopted.