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Membership Benefits

Arkansas Medical Society members have:

  • a voice in the state Legislature, working to pass laws and regulations that affect the practice of medicine;
  • personal, practical support and the educational resources needed to succeed in the day-to-day running of a medical practice;
  • physician-centered insurance protection for your practice and well as personal needs; the insight and support of over 3300 other Arkansas physicians; and timely updates about important health care issues.

Membership Types and Annual Dues | JOIN or RENEW

AMS Membership Categories Annual Dues
First year in practice in Arkansas $100
Active Member $400
Retired Member* $200
Associate or Affiliate Member** $200
Student/Resident Fee Waived

*Retired Member: This is for fully retired members who have not been a consistent member of the society during all their years of practice in Arkansas. If you are fully retired and have been an AMS member for 10+ years, please contact the AMS office regarding exempt from dues status.

**Associate Member: If you are a full member of a joining state’s medical society. Affiliate Member: If you are in full time military service.

 

Strategic Partnerships

Arkansas Medical Society members receive exclusive benefits that will help you throughout your career.

DocbookMD sends HIPAA compliant text messages and photos to other physicians or members of your clinic team including diagnosis, test results, medical history, an EKG or lab report, or anything that can be photographed with a smartphone. Download in the Apple app store or Google Play to get started.

The law firm of Mitchell, Blackstock, Ivers, Sneddon & Marshall, PLLC provides members with periodical Health Law Builletins, as well as a 20% discount on all legal services. Contact the firm at 501-378-7870
In an effort to provide affordable student loan refinancing opportunities to AMS members, LendKey will provide direct access to low-cost loan options via its free platform.  AMS members will also get an exlusive $500 bonus for loans obtained through this partnership.  Visit ARKMED.org/lendkey for more info
Buygility LLC, is an Arkansas based group purchasing organization that allow any AMS member to reap the benefit of large group discounts, easing the financial burden or purchasing thousands of medical supplies and services that have traditionally been considered “fixed-cost” item. Contact Buygility at 501-400-6765.