In this difficult time, the Foundation, PHP and LifeGuard staff members are committed to meeting your needs virtually. You may reach us the following ways…

Foundation Staff: Phone: (717) 558-7750 or (800) 228-7823 and Email: 
PHP Staff:
Phone: (866) 747-2255 or (717) 558-7819, Friday (emergency calls only) Phone: (717) 558-7817, Fax: (855) 933-2605 and Email:
LifeGuard Staff: Phone: 717-909-2590, Fax: (855) 943-3361 and Email: 

Additional resource: Face COVID – How to respond effectively to the Corona crisis by Dr. Russ Harris

Student Loans


To ease the stress of funding a medical education, The Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society offers affordable loans with personalized customer service to Pennsylvania residents enrolled in a fully accredited Pennsylvania medical school. Through our Student Financial Services, medical students are able to fulfill their dream of becoming a physician

Application Deadline:

Students should submit the medical student application to their Pennsylvania medical school's financial aid office by Oct. 29, 2021.

Download Application  

Loan highlights:

  • Individual loans up to $15,000, minimum of $6,000
  • Aggregate total up to $50,000
  • Interest rate will not exceed 6% during school or deferment
  • No payments required during school or deferment
  • No loan fees

NOTE: In order to receive a Foundation loan, students must apply for a PAMED membership in addition to meeting all eligibility requirements. Click here to download the complete list of eligibility requirements, and other loan benefits.

Student Financial Services Borrower Web Portal

Our borrower portal allows active Foundation borrowers to access accounts regarding personal and financial information associated with active loans. Essential tools within the portal could include:

  • Verify receipt of payment
  • Request a statement of account
  • Obtain current principal balance
  • Update contact information
  • Update medical school and residency training information
  • Review check disbursement    
  • Review interest rates
  • Review school and deferment interest accrued
  • Request various forms
  • Send inquiries or comments directly to the student financial services staff
  • Link directly to information on the Foundation’s

To obtain more information on loans or scholarships, contact me!

Deborah K. Monko
Director, Student Financial Services
Phone: (717) 558-7809 
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.