The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) is the only statewide organization dedicated to representing all physicians in the Commonwealth.
We advocate for physicians and their patients, educate physicians through continuing medical education, and provide expert resources and guidance to help physicians and their organizations navigate challenges in today’s ever-evolving health care system.
The Pennsylvania Medical Society is the voice of Pennsylvania’s physicians and the patients they serve. We advance quality patient care and the ethical practice of medicine. We promote physician leadership, education, professional satisfaction, practice sustainability, and the public’s health.
PAMED members get FREE access to the Child Abuse Reporting, Opioid Abuse, and Patient Safety/Risk Management CME required for license renewal; the annual CME Consult publication; and a CME tracker.
Access a suite of leadership resources, including a Year-Round Leadership Academy, onsite training, online courses, and a Virtual Journal Club. www.pamedsoc.org/leadership.
Practice Administrator Meetings (Spring, Fall)
We know that practice administrators are key to keeping your practice running smoothly. Our twice-a-year practice administrator meetings offer key legislative, regulatory, and payer updates.
The Dose – Weekly e-Newsletter
The Dose is distributed to members weekly via email and provides you with important health care updates.
Whether it’s by email, text, social media, or snail mail, we’ll provide you the information you care about when you need to know it, without overloading you with information that’s not relevant to you.
PAMED frequently updates our COVID-19 Resource Center to ensure our members are at the forefront of the latest information available. PAMED members can sign-up for text and/or email alerts about the latest COVID-19 information.
Advocacy at the PA State Capitol
Physician dues dollars help strengthen our efforts on issues like prior authorization and telemedicine. Learn more about what PAMED Advocacy is doing for you.
Employment Contract Review
PAMED members receive a discounted rate for employment contract reviews. Visit www.pamedsoc.org/contracts to get started.
Your PAMED membership provides you with access to fact sheets on health care laws and regulations. www.pamedsoc.org/quickconsult.
Medical Licensure FAQs
Your PAMED membership provides you with access to Medical Licensure FAQs for MDs and DOs.
Your PAMED Knowledge Center is available to members via phone or email. Contact the Knowledge Center for a trusted partner who answers the call for help! KnowledgeCenter@pamedsoc.org, 800-228-7823.
Healthcare Operations (Practice Support) Team
Your PAMED Healthcare Operations Team is here to provide personalized guidance on issues like reimbursement, coding, billing, and more.
County Medical Societies
PAMED members receive additional networking opportunities and connections through their chose County Medical Society included with their membership.
PAMED's sections - the Early Career Physicians Section, Women Physicians Section, International Medical Graduates Section, Residents and Fellows Section, and Medical Students Section - allow diverse perspectives to be brought to the table so that all voices are heard and represented.
PAMED Members can connect with other PAMED Members through our online Member Directory.
Connect with Key Organizations
Your PAMED staff are available to help members get connected with agencies like the state boards, the Department of Health, payers, and more. Contact us at KnowledgeCenter@pamedsoc.org to get started.
Frontline groups are those who support us with 100% physician membership. Contact us at KnowledgeCenter@pamedsoc.org to find out how you can become a Frontline group today.
Monthly Frontline Webinars
These monthly calls are open to groups with 100% Physician Membership. To learn more about becoming a Frontline group, gaining access to these exclusive calls and other benefits, contact our Knowledge Center at 800-228-7823 or KnowledgeCenter@pamedsoc.org.
Free job search for PAMED members and discounted job postings for PAMED members.
PAMED’s Endorsed Partner for Medical Professional Liability Insurance
ProAssurance/NORCAL Group –
ProAssurance/NORCAL Group is PAMED’s endorsed partner for medical professional liability insurance, offering more than 40 versatile medical professional liability insurance coverage solutions to safeguard your practice. ProAssurance and NORCAL Group combined in 2021 to become the third-largest medical professional liability insurance company by market share in the country. Our national footprint provides insureds with specialized expertise for a wide spectrum of insurance coverage and risk management issues. ProAssurance Group is rated A (Excellent) by AM Best.
PAMED's Endorsed Partner for Workers' Compensation Insurance
– AmeriTrust is PAMED’s endorsed partner for workers’ compensation insurance, offering the workers’ compensation coverage you need and the service you deserve at the price you can afford.
- A simple, fast, direct online quote experience
- Coverage options to meet your needs
- Online account and risk management resources
- Superior service and claims handling
- Dividend opportunities for eligible participating members
- Competitive pricing with flexible payment plans
Contact us today to get a quote: 800.726.9006
Meet the AmeriTrust CONNECT Team
The Glatfelter Agency (TGA)
– TGA is PAMED's partner for a variety of insurance services, including group medical, dental and vision, group life and disability, life insurance, long-term care, personal insurance, and more.
Education and Tuition
Harrisburg University – Your PAMED membership provides you with unprecedented access to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology programs at discounted tuition rates.
Messiah University – Your PAMED membership provides you with access to a 10% tuition discount to Messiah University's online health care and business programs.
Thrive: Insight, Education, Support – Your PAMED membership provides you with a 10% discount on Thrive's course Deposition Magic, which is designed to give physicians facing malpractice litigation the confidence to soar at deposition.
Other Member Savings Benefits
Subscription Services – Discounts on popular national magazines for your waiting room