Aug 30, 2018, 09:02 AM
CDC Finalizes Flu Vaccine Recommendations for 2018-19 Season
The CDC recommends annual flu vaccination for everyone six months or older.
Jul 20, 2018, 06:00 AM
Legality of Philadelphia’s Soda Tax Upheld by Pa. Supreme Court
In a 4-2 decision, the Pa. Supreme Court upheld the legality of the tax.
Jul 16, 2018, 10:50 AM
6 Things to Know about Pennsylvania’s School Immunization Regulations
Get a refresher on school immunization requirements that took effect Aug. 1, 2017.
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.
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.