Feb 14, 2017, 19:09 PM
Tired of ‘Color by Number’ Medicine? Here’s One Physician’s Advice
Guest blogger Mark Matta, DO, says the U.S. faces challenges on a number of political, economic, and health care related issues.
Jan 31, 2017, 18:48 PM
Member Voice: An Opioid Stewardship Toolkit for Primary Care Clinicians
Guest blogger Jennifer Stephens, DO, describes the toolkit she helped develop to manage patients who take controlled substances.
Nov 10, 2016, 18:44 PM
PAMED and Pa. Stakeholders Develop Collaborative Universal Patient Transfer Forms
A group of Pennsylvania stakeholders, including PAMED, has developed guidelines to improve communication during patient transfers as a way to minimize opportunities for inaccurate or incomplete info.
Sep 19, 2016, 19:27 PM
Physicians Must Lead in Addressing the State’s Opioid Abuse Crisis
Dr. John Gallagher, chair of PAMED's Opioid Advisory Task Force, explains why physicians need to take the lead in addressing Pennsylvania's opioid crisis.
Jul 28, 2016, 18:34 PM
In Pennsylvania’s Fight Against Opioid Abuse, Drug Monitoring Database Could Be a Game-Changer
Many physicians are anxiously awaiting the launch of Pennsylvania's new prescription drug monitoring system. Joseph Teel, MD, explains how not having access to such a database has changed his prescribing habits.