AAP VT and VDH Offer Grants for Flu Vaccination Expansion
The American Academy of Pediatrics Vermont Chapter, in collaboration with the Department of Health’s Immunization Program, is providing funding to support expanded influenza vaccination by healthcare practitioners or organizations. Apply by October 23, 2020.
Action: Please Urge Gov. Scott to VETO S.54!
S.54, Vermont's marijuana commercialization bill, has passed the legislature and is headed to Governor Scott's desk. Please tell him the bill does not provide adequate protections for Vermonters of all ages, because it does not: Retain the full ban on advertising and invest $6 million in comprehensive, youth prevention strategies.
VMS 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting
VMS October Webinar: Lessons Learned from the Birchwood COVID Outbreak
Drs. Bob Gramling, Michael LaMantia and Tim Lahey will discuss the anatomy of a COVID-19 outbreak at a Vermont nursing home and reflect on lessons learned from the heroic multi-disciplinary community response.
Welcome to the Vermont Medical Society
The Vermont Medical Society is the leading voice of physicians and physician assistants in the state and is dedicated to advancing the practice of medicine by advocating on behalf of Vermont's clinicians and the patients and communities they care for. During the COVID-19 crisis the Society has been doggedly pursuing legislative, small business and clinician peer support solutions for our members and their patients.
The Society serves its 2,400 members through public policy advocacy on the state and federal levels, as well as by providing legal, administrative and educational support, producing a rich flow of news and information and offering member benefits that increase medical practice effectiveness and efficiency.
Founded more than 200 years ago, the Society has long been recognized as one of the state's most prominent health care organizations.