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  • Take Our Survey!

    The American Medical Association (AMA) and the Arkansas Medical Society (AMS) are asking physicians to answer an 8-10 minute survey so that we can better meet your needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will be utilizing the results of this survey to advocate on your behalf, and on behalf of your patients, to ensure that physicians in Arkansas and across the nation have the resources and support they need to navigate the weeks and months ahead. We will share the… Read More

  • Thank You!

    Two simple words can say so much…Thank You! To all of our friends and colleagues on the front lines, we see you and you are appreciated. #InThisTogether #ThankYou #SaysItAll #arkmed2020… Read More

  • PPE Vendors at Arkansasready.com

    The Arkansas Economic Recovery Task Force has created a new website for resources and information on COVID-19. They have created a listing of PPE resources, as well as a list of PPE vendors in Arkansas.… Read More

  • AFMC Webinar – Implementing Telehealth: How to Boost Telehealth and In-Office Patient Visits During COVID-19

    AFMC Webinar – Implementing Telehealth: How to Boost Telehealth and In-Office Patient Visits During COVID-19 What: Panel Discussion When: Friday, May 8 Noon – 1 p.m. CDT Telemedicine and virtual care have rapidly become critical… Read More

  • Elective Surgery Call with ADH, This Wednesday, April 29

    AMS is hosting a conference call  on Wednesday, April 29 from 12 – 1 p.m. for all interested physicians to hear and discuss the state’s plan to resume elective surgeries. Dr. James Bledsoe from the… Read More

  • AMS PPE Road Show: A Recap

    The AMS PPE Road Show began Tuesday, April 21 with AMS staff making stops in Warren and Arkadelphia. The next day, trucks spread out across the state and made stops in Alma, Springdale, Mountain Home,… Read More

  • Wroten Named to Economic Recovery Task Force

    On April 18, Governor Asa Hutchinson has created the Governor’s Economic Recovery Task Force to develop an industry-specific strategy and make recommendations to the Governor for Arkansas’s economic recovery from the effects of COVID-19. AMS… Read More

  • AMS PPE Road Show Starts Today

    The Arkansas Medical Society, in conjunction with Governor Asa Hutchinson and the Department of Emergency Management, will be bringing critical personal protective equipment (PPE) to medical clinics around the state beginning this week. In March,… Read More

  • Need Face Shields? Place Your Order with Largeprinting.com

      Largeprinting.com is a digital design company from Kansas that operates several large format printers, as well as large format digital cutters. Recent events have caused them to refocus their resources, and they wanted to… Read More

  • AMS To Coordinate PPE Requests

    In a recent phone call with AMS staff, Governor Asa Hutchinson expressed his commitment to getting PPE into the hands of community-based physician practices. The Governor has announced plans to make large purchases over the… Read More

  • Managing the Stress and Anxiety of COVID-19 for You and Your Patients

    Mental health experts at UAMS including Dr. Sacha McBain, the Associate Director of the Center for Trauma Prevention, Recovery, and Innovation (TPRI) and Department of Psychiatry Chair, Dr. Rick Smith, along with many others have… Read More