The Florida Medical Association (FMA) is a professional organization that has been dedicated to providing service and assistance to doctors in medicine and osteopathy in Florida since 1874. Representing more than 25,000 members throughout the state, the FMA works to support the medical community on a variety of issues, including legislation and regulation, economics, medical education, public health, and ethical and legal matters. The FMA is proud to have established partnerships with a number of organizations and institutions that are committed to providing quality healthcare services. One of the FMA's most notable partnerships is with a financial institution that understands the unique needs of the medical community. This partnership allows the FMA to provide its members with access to resources that can help them better serve their patients.
Additionally, the FMA has partnered with Montefiore Medical Center, the academic medical center and teaching hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Montefiore is nationally recognized for its clinical excellence, groundbreaking research, and patient-centered care. The Montefiore ACO is one of only 32 organizations in the country that operates under a new model of providing Medicare beneficiaries with higher quality care while reducing costs through better care coordination. Through the Montefiore School Health Program (MSHP), home-based primary care programs, mobile medical and dental health vans, and health education initiatives, Montefiore provides primary care services in non-traditional settings. The FMA also works closely with Florida International University and Broward College to provide educational opportunities for students interested in pursuing a career in medicine. The FMA is committed to helping students gain access to resources that can help them succeed in their studies.
Additionally, the FMA has established partnerships with local businesses to help promote economic growth in South Florida. The partnerships that have been established by the FMA are invaluable for both its members and those who are looking to pursue a career in medicine. Through these partnerships, the FMA is able to provide its members with access to resources that can help them better serve their patients. Additionally, these partnerships allow the FMA to promote economic growth in South Florida and provide educational opportunities for students interested in pursuing a career in medicine.