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.
PAMED COVID-19 Briefing:
January 19, 2021
- There were 5,341 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 777,186. Learn more
- Today the Pa. Department of Health (DOH) announced an expansion of its COVID-19 Interim Vaccination Plan to align with new federal guidance. Read PAMED’s statement. You can access DOH’s updated plan here. PAMED is working to update our COVID-19 vaccine FAQs.
- Wondering if you or your patients are eligible for the vaccine? Take DOH’s Vaccine Eligibility Quiz. DOH also has developed a guide to see if you are currently eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. You can find the guide here.
- PAMED offers sincere congratulations to our longtime friend, partner, physician advocate, and member Pa. Secretary of Health Rachel Levine, MD, on her recent nomination as president-elect Joe Biden’s incoming assistant secretary of health. Read PAMED’s statement
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.
Got COVID-19 Questions? Let us Help
We know there are a lot of questions out there. PAMED members are welcome to use our online form to submit questions.