FMA Recognized Specialty Societies
Florida Academy of Family Physicians
The mission of the Florida Academy of Family Physicians is to promote excellence in health care for Florida citizens, to advance and represent the specialty of family practice, and to serve the unique needs of its members.
Florida Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Society
Working to promote the highest quality of care for the patient with allergic, asthmatic and immunologic diseases.
Florida Association of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) represents more than 6,000 physicians specializing in the field of occupational and environmental medicine (OEM).
Florida Chapter American Academy of Pediatrics & Florida Pediatric Society
The Florida Pediatric Society / Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics is dedicated to promoting the health and welfare of Florida's Children (newborns, infants, children, adolescents, and young adults), and to supporting and promoting the pediatrician as the best qualified provider of their healthcare.
Florida Chapter American College of Cardiology
Covering a variety of issues concerning cardiology, visit the link above to keep up with the rapidly changing news.
Florida College of Emergency Physicians
FCEP.org is designed to meet the needs of our members, other health professionals, the news media, and the general public.
Florida Geriatric Society
The Florida Geriatrics Society (FGS) is a non-profit organization established in 1989. The Mission of the Florida Geriatrics Society is to improve geriatric care through interdisciplinary professional teamwork, education, and public policy, and to facilitate communication with the American Geriatrics Society(AGS).
Florida Medical Directors Association
The Florida Medical Directors Association was formed in 1990, to help medical directors, attending physicians and other providers, practicing in post acute care, navigate their way through the continuum of care spectrum.
Florida Orthopaedic Society
The Florida Orthopaedic Society was founded in 1947 to raise standards of orthopaedic practices by providing ongoing education, networking, recognition, and certification.
Florida Psychiatric Society
We are a professional association committed to continuously improving the ability of our more than 1,000 psychiatrist members to provide quality treatment for persons with mental illness.
Florida Radiological Society
Physicians who specialize in fields such as diagnostic radiology, radiation oncology…
Florida Society of Addiction Medicine
The nation's medical specialty society dedicated to educating physicians and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addictions.
Florida Society of Anesthesiologists
The Florida Society of Anesthesiologists is working to uphold the highest standards of anesthesia care and patient advocacy, by promoting research, education, and innovation in anesthesia care.
Florida Society of Clinical Oncology
Seeks to foster access to quality cancer care to the citizens of Florida.
Florida Society of Nephrology
Ensuring optimal care for patients with renal disease.
Florida Society of Ophthalmology
Information for Florida's optometrists.
Florida Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
This specialty cares for patients with acute and chronic pain, and musculoskeletal problems like back and neck pain, tendinitis, pinched nerves and fibromyalgia. It also treats people who have experienced catastrophic events resulting in paraplegia, quadriplegia, or traumatic brain injury, and individuals who have had strokes, orthopedic injuries, or neurologic disorders such as multiple sclerosis, polio, or ALS.
Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons
Our website offers a wide range of information pertaining to plastic surgery, provided for FSPS Members, plastic surgeons, plastic surgery patients & even prospective patients.
Florida Society of Rheumatology
This Society shall represent the physicians practicing Rheumatology in the state of Florida, and will fulfill the role of the professional society for rheumatologists in Florida.
Florida Surgical Society
Enlighten and direct public opinion about General Surgery and its role in the practice of medicine.
Florida Thoracic Society
The Florida Thoracic Society (FTS), a chapter of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), is a professional organization dedicated to all aspects of lung disease, with special attention given to research, professional education, and clinical practice.
Florida Urological Society
The objectives of this Society shall be to bring into one organization those who are interested in the promotion and advancement of the practice of urology in the State of Florida and to provide meetings for the full and frank interchange of views concerning this branch of medical science.
Agency for Healthcare Administration
The Agency's Home Page
Welcome to AHCA. We are committed to providing the best quality service to the citizens of Florida. Whether you are a consumer, health care provider, health care practitioner, or researcher, you will find important and useful material.
Board of Medicine
Florida Board of Medicine Home Page
Information on Florida's Medical Practioners' Policies.
Florida Constitution - Article I, Sect 26 (formerly Amendment 3) and Article X Sect 25 and 26 (formerly Amendments 7 & 8)
American Medical Association - AMA's work includes the development and promotion of standards in medical practice, research, and education; strong advocacy agenda on behalf of patients and physicians; and the commitment to providing timely information on matters important to the health of America. The AMA strives to serve as the voice of the American medical profession
The Florida Medical Association - FMA Online is a service of the Florida Medical Association which provides up-to-date information on issues directly impacting patients and physicians in Florida.
The FMA's Hot Topics - Quick links to today's most vital medical information.
Palm Beach County Health Department
About the Palm Beach County Health Department - The Health Department is a service organization responsible for the health of over a million residents in Palm Beach County.
Birth and Death Certificates http://www.pbchd.com/vitals/birth_death.html
Dept. of Health’s Family Preparedness Guide http://www.pbchd.com/press/2005/jul/julnews12005.html
Directory of Information http://www.pbchd.com/phones/phone_directory.html
Educational Opportunities http://www.pbchd.com/edu/education.html
Environmental Health http://www.pbchd.com/env/environmental.html
WIC Services - http://www.pbchd.com/wic/wic_services.html
Health Services http://www.pbchd.com/services/health_services.html
The Health Care District
About the Health Care District - With ad valorem taxing capacity set at 2.00 mills, the Health Care District's mission is to maximize the health and well-being of Palm Beach County residents by addressing health care needs and planning for the access and delivery of health services.
School Health Programs -The Health Care District manages several programs that impact children's health in Palm Beach County--assuring that children are healthy and ready to learn.
Health Programs - The Health Care District provides health care coverage to Palm Beach County residents in need.
Rehabilitation and Long Term Care - The Health Care District provides for long-term care for Palm Beach County's medically needy population. Under a forty-year agreement with Palm Beach County, the Health Care District operates the Edward J. Healey Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
Trauma Services - The goal of the Trauma System is to assure that all trauma victims in Palm Beach County receive definitive treatment by a trauma surgeon at one of two Trauma Centers within the "Golden Hour".