Jun 27, 2019, 15:41 PM
Gov. Wolf Signs Bill Establishing Pennsylvania Health Insurance Exchange
The goal of the new law is to reduce costs for the Commonwealth and for Pennsylvanians who obtain health insurance coverage via the ACA.
Jun 27, 2019, 11:30 AM
PAMED to Legislators: Proposed Venue Rule Changes Could Harm Health Care in Pennsylvania
PAMED and other stakeholders testified at a hearing at the Capitol in Harrisburg on the potential impact of a proposal to lift venue restrictions in medical liability cases.
Jun 19, 2019, 16:00 PM
Pa. Supreme Court Rules Risk and Complication Evidence May Be Presented at Trial
The Court ruled that ruled that evidence of the known risks and complications associated with a surgical procedure may be presented in defense of a medical liability claim.
Jun 17, 2019, 08:00 AM
Pa. Legislature Introduces Bills Addressing Delegation of Informed Consent by Physicians
The bills aim to remedy the Pa. Supreme Court’s decision on the authority of a physician to delegate the task of obtaining a patient’s informed consent to another practitioner.
Jun 13, 2019, 13:22 PM
PAMED Opposes Two Bills that Could Restrict Physicians’ Ability to Treat Opioid Addiction
Here's a closer look at the bills and why they could harm patient care in Pennsylvania.