The brightest future for EM physicians is when they own their practice.
It is time for a new era in EM physician group management. The AAEM Physician Group (AAEM-PG) holds true to the values that have guided AAEM for over 20 years: fairness, transparency and unyielding dedication to the welfare of the individual emergency physician.
- Be part of a practice where physicians take care of each other and you have an equal voice
- Be part of a practice that is run by the local physicians for the physicians
- Be one of the few EM physicians who see what is billed and paid in their name
News and Updates
AAEM-PG Welcomes First Group: Greater San Antonio Emergency Physicians - 7/26/16
The American Academy of Emergency Medicine Physician Group (AAEM-PG) is proud to announce Greater San Antonio Emergency Physicians (GSEP) will be joining AAEM-PG as the inaugural physician group.
Journal of Emergency Medicine article on EM profiteering - 6/16/16
This article co-authored by the AAEM Physician Group CMO, Robert McNamara, MD FAAEM, is an extensive review of the problems associated with corporate control of the practice of emergency medicine. It describes many of the reasons why AAEM has embarked on this venture to preserve and restore physician ownership in the practice of EM. The article describes the potential negative repercussions for patients and the physicians who care for them in a corporate model.
AAEM Bolsters Independent Practices by Providing Expertise and Services - 2/2/16
AAEM-PG is an umbrella physician group that will provide consultation and practice services to local, independent physician groups and is actively seeking new clients.
EM News: AAEM’s Protection for Democratic EM Groups - 1/28/16
AAEM ... is ready to move beyond advocacy, and is establishing the AAEM Physician Group based on the principles of the organization that stress group autonomy, fair pay, and transparency in financial transactions.
EP Monthly: AAEM Creates a ‘Physician Group’ to Bolster Small Practices - 1/28/16
Since its inception, the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) has been the strongest advocate in the house of medicine for physicians owning and controlling their own practices. Our new AAEM Physician Group initiative strives to make this kind of ownership a reality for more emergency physicians.