The Pulaski County Medical Society (PCMS) was the first medical organization chartered by the State of Arkansas in 1866. For more than 150 years, PCMS physicians have been the voices for organized medicine at the community level. Strategic planning efforts are clearly defined through the organization’s Vision and Mission statements.

Vision Statement

Build a dynamic and responsive association committed to upholding the advancement of organized medicine and the protection of public health.


Promote and preserve the highest standards of medical care and medical ethics; conserve and protect the public health of the community, and foster and guard the professional interest of its members.