The FMA exists to help physicians practice medicine. In carrying out that mission, the FMA will adhere to the following values:
ADVOCACY: Speaking for physicians and their patients
QUALITY: Promoting the highest standards of medical care
PROFESSIONALISM: Delivering care with integrity and compassion
FREEDOM: Maintaining choice in a free-market system that respects the patient/physician relationship
EDUCATION: Promoting life-long learning and the education of future physicians
HEALTHY FLORIDIANS: Promoting comprehensive patient care and public health.