Jun 21, 2018, 13:25 PM
Federal Grants Available to Implement Opioid Use Disorder Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery Inventions in Rural Communities
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will be awarding approximately 75 grants to rural communities to help combat the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic.
May 11, 2018, 08:45 AM
Pa. Supreme Court to Hear Soda Tax Appeal in Case with National Implications
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments concerning the legality of Philadelphia’s sugary beverage tax.
Mar 19, 2018, 09:00 AM
All Physicians Are Vital to Emergency Preparedness
Pennsylvania emergency physician Douglas Kupas, MD, shares why all physicians have special skills and a moral duty to be prepared, to help prepare the public, and to react to violence and injury in our communities.
Feb 28, 2018, 09:10 AM
“Stop the Bleed” Programs Save Lives: Learn How to Participate with This Checklist
Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. Here's a checklist you can use to create a Stop the Bleed training program to educate the public on proper bleeding control techniques.
Jan 4, 2018, 12:09 PM
10 Ways for Physicians to Be a Part of Teen Health Week
Teen Health Week began in Pennsylvania and has transformed into a global event. Guest blogger Laura Offutt, MD, provides a guide for physicians and practices to participate in their community.
Sep 14, 2017, 12:08 PM
New Digital Data Logger Requirements for Pennsylvania’s Vaccines for Children Program
Starting on Jan. 1, 2018, new digital data logger/continuous temperature monitoring requirements take effect for Pennsylvania's Vaccines for Children program.
May 3, 2017, 19:26 PM
Here’s How Physicians Can Get Forms Required by Pa.’s New School Immunization Rules
Here's how physicians and practices can get the certificates of immunization and medical certificates required by the state immunization new regulations.
Mar 8, 2017, 19:12 PM
5 Key Changes to Pennsylvania's New School Immunization Regs
Here are five changes to keep in mind after Pennsylvania's new school immunization regulations go into effect on Aug. 1, 2017.
Dec 19, 2014, 19:38 PM
FAQ: Organ Donations
Answers to the most common questions about organ donation.
Feb 21, 2013, 18:39 PM
PAMED Publishes Informed Decision-Making Form for Screening Tests and Vaccines
The Pennsylvania Medical Society is providing an informed decision-making form to aid in the care of patients for whom physician practices have recommended screening tests or vaccines.