Home > Tools You Can Use > Topics > General You Can Use:Topics:General<p>​Increase productivity, save money, and reduce your worries about changes in medicine with these tools.</p> Your Membership Webinar<p>​The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) will highlight ways you can get more from your PAMED membership in our monthly interactive webchat.</p>Physicians;#Practice Administrators;# for PAMED Members: Insurance Products Tailored for Physicians’ Needs<p>​The Pennsylvania Medical Society is excited to announce that The Glatfelter Agency (TGA), a York, Pa.-based agency, now offers our members insurance products that are tailored to meet the unique needs of PAMED’s physician, practice administrator, and student members.</p> Moms Find Community and Connection Online <p>Kristin Ondecko Ligda, MD, an anesthesiologist practicing in Pittsburgh, has a secret weapon when it comes to dealing with the challenges of being a physician, wife, and mother. It’s a Facebook group of more than 2,300 women anesthesiologists who know what it’s like to be in her shoes. </p>'s Medical Student Debate 2016<p>Medical students from across Pennsylvania participated in the Pennsylvania Medical Society's first health care topics debate on Oct. 21, 2016. The debates took place at PAMED's Annual Education Conference in Hershey, Pa.</p> Pennsylvania Medical Society Awards<p>​Learn about PAMED's annual awards and how you can nominate a member for our 2017 awards.</p>Physicians;# Will Keep Informal Grace Period for Registration Renewal <p>Medical professionals will continue to have a grace period when renewing their DEA license after all. On Dec. 20, 2016, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) reversed its initial decision to eliminate the grace period. </p>, Pennsylvania Stakeholders Develop Collaborative Universal Patient Transfer Form for Long-Term Care Providers<p>​The Pennsylvania Medical Society, Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, LeadingAge PA, and Pennsylvania Health Care Association have been working together on efforts to better streamline the admission, triage, and treatment of a patient upon arrival to an acute care setting.</p>Physicians;# Medical Staff Bylaws Preview<p>​A well-functioning medical staff is essential to delivering quality care in a licensed health care facility. Preivew the toolkit that PAMED has developed to help medical staffs work more efficiently.</p>Members Only;# Medical Staff Bylaws<p>​A well-functioning medical staff is essential to delivering quality care in a licensed health care facility. The Pennsylvania Medical Society has developed a medical staff toolkit to help medical staffs in Pennsylvania work more efficiently.</p>Practice Administrators;# the Most Out of Your Medical Staff Bylaws: Four Do’s and Don’ts<p>​How can physicians foster a functional and effective medical staff? One way is to ensure that they’re getting the most out of their medical staff bylaws. Check out these four do's and don'ts for adopting or updating bylaws. And, learn how to access PAMED's Medical Staff Bylaws Toolkit, which includes Model Medical Staff Bylaws.<br></p> Practice Manager Meetings<p>PAMED's popular practice manager meetings provides important updates, get advice, and share and network with colleagues.</p>Practice Administrators;#'s Quick Consult Series<p>​Want more information on new laws and regulations that impact you, or other changes that may impact your practice or business of medicine? Check out these Quick Consults, prepared by our in-house experts.</p>Physicians;#Practice Administrators;# Abenity Discount Program<p>​Before booking your summer vacation, check out the more than 125,000 local and national discounts available to PAMED members for free. These exclusive discounts can save you more than $4,500 </p>

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