APMA is pleased to announce victory on HR 2545, a bill to further clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of Veterans Affairs.Read More
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), released revised reporting requirements for recipients of Provider Relief Fund (PRF) payments on June 11.Read More
OSHA's new COVID-19 ETS include physician offices, hospitals, and outpatient centers, and nursing homes, among others, to protect workers in health-care settings where suspected or confirmed COVID-19 patients are treated.Read More
The APMA Educational Foundation is thrilled to announce 15 outstanding podiatric medical students have been awarded travel scholarships to attend the APMA 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting (The National), July 29–August 1 in Denver!Read More
APMA 2021 Annual Scientific Meeting (The National)
July 29 - August 1, 2021
Get ready to explore new frontiers with APMA in 2021! The Annual Scientific Meeting (The National) is coming to Denver and online, July 29–August 1. The must-attend meeting for every podiatrist will offer attendees up to 29.5 CECH with a diverse educational program touching on all aspects of foot and ankle surgery and medicine.
On April 10, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) began implementing the Provider Relief fund established by Congress, a $175 billion relief fund to assist health-care providers during the pandemic.
APMA Executive Director and CEO James R. Christina, DPM, shares the latest news from APMA.
As you reopen your practice, increase your patient load, or get back into the operating room, you are going to want to protect yourself, your personnel, and non-COVID-19 patients accessing health care from infection. Considering that patients who are asymptomatic may still be COVID-19 infectious, it should be assumed that all patients can transmit disease. You must balance the need to provide necessary services while minimizing risk to patients and health-care personnel.