Despite powerful testimony from Charlotte Allison, a patient whose eyes were permanently damaged by a laser used by an optometrist, the Senate Public Health Committee voted 5 to 2 in favor of passing the Optometrists… Read More
Last week, the Arkansas House of Representatives passed House Bill 1251, which allows optometrists to perform surgery on the eye ball and eye lid. We believe this would jeopardize patient safety and lower the quality of… Read More
The Drug Enforcement Administration urges its DEA-registered practitioners and members of the public to be cautious of telephone calls from criminals posing as DEA or other law enforcement personnel threatening arrest and prosecution for supposed… Read More
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"Membership in the medical society is important to keep up with the changes going on in our state. The Arkansas Medical Society makes it very easy for young physicians to get involved and shape the practice of medicine. If you are not yet an AMS Member, I hope you will join me today."
Brad Bibb, MD
We have the opportunity to work together to develop the legislation that can make a difference in the profession of medicine and the health of our state as a whole. ARKMED-PAC is your opportunity to be the change you wish to see. Join today!
"The Society is a place where physicians can come together, share their thoughts and concerns and work together to actually make changes that benefit our patients and the way we practice medicine. If you are not an AMS Member, I hope you will join me today."
Tony Johnson, MD
Little Rock, AR
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