In a time of unprecedented burden on the US health-care system due to the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic, podiatric physicians and surgeons stand ready to serve. The APMA Board of Trustees has approved a position statement supporting the loosening of scope-of-practice restrictions for podiatrists to allow them to assist in easing the burden.Read More
Congress and the administration have heard from medical practices nationwide about the substantial impact of COVID-19 on their businesses. APMA’s partner, Capitol Hill Consulting Group, has created a summary of provisions in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that may have an impact for our member physicians.Read More
APMA recognizes that the current circumstances surrounding COVID-19 present significant challenges for podiatrists, your families, and staff. In the spirit of our fundamental commitment to members, we are announcing a new, multimillion-dollar relief plan.Read More
The WHO has declared the outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus a pandemic. As organizations, including APMA, cancel events and governments take steps to flatten the curve of the outbreak, many podiatrists are searching for answers about how to address COVID-19 in their practices. APMA is here to help.Read More
As the nation grapples with the health and economic impact of the COVID-19, the federal government and states are providing financial assistance to small businesses impacted by the disease and the efforts to stop the spread.