PAMED COVID-19 Resource Center
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change our lives and the way you practice each day, PAMED is committed to providing our membership with only the most pertinent and timely updates through this site. Thank you for your commitment to your patients and your membership.
Desktop users: Click on the gray tabs on the left to access more resources on the topics listed on the COVID-19 Resource Center page.
Mobile users: Click/tap on the "COVID-19 Resource Center" button to find more information on a variety of topics - including PPE, testing, and advocacy for physicians.
PAMED COVID-19 Briefing:
July 15, 2020
Pa. has has 994 new cases, bringing statewide total to 97,665 in all 67 Pa. counties. Learn more. View a breakdown of cases here.
In response to an increase of COVID-19 cases in the state, Gov. Wolf announced he is signing an executive order that requires new targeted mitigation steps such as reducing indoor restaurant capacity to 25 percent, allowing dine-in alcohol sales only when purchased with a meal, requiring telework where possible, and limiting most indoor gatherings to 25 people. Learn more.
PAMED launched a new COVID-19 physician survey. We are looking for information about access to PPE, telehealth usage, your CME needs, and your fears and challenges. Please take two minutes to complete this survey so we can continue to develop the resources you need and advocate effectively for you. Take survey.
PAMED’s COVID-19 Resource Center offers a list of PPE suppliers as a service to provide access to independent third-party manufacturers and suppliers. New PPE suppliers were added to the list this week. View PPE resources.
The Pa. Department of Health announced that 349 of the state’s 563 nursing homes have completed universal COVID-19 testing. Remaining nursing homes must complete testing by July 24. Learn more.
PAMED is updating the Briefing section of our COVID-19 page. This is where we’ll put the top updates that have happened. If you’d like to receive an email or text when an update is available, you can sign up for either below.