Gerald E. Harmon, MD
- Family Medicine
AMA Affiliated Groups
- Former President, American Medical Association,
Gerald E. Harmon, MD, a family medicine specialist, was the 176th president of the American Medical Association for the year 2021-2022.
Putting patients first means tackling prior authorization
The latest audit of Medicare Advantage organizations underscores continuing problems with inappropriate denials of services and payment.
Learning the painful lessons taught by 1 million lives lost
Physician-led teams deliver the care patients deserve
95% of patients want doctors involved in diagnosis and treatment decisions. That’s one reason the AMA stands strong for the physician-led care team.
Time to step up screening for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes
Targeting civilians and health care in war is unconscionable
What we really need boosted is the overall vaccination rate
How we can honor the legacy and memory of Dr. Lorna Breen
Our AMA offers multiple resources addressing severe pandemic-related burnout, in addition to measures taken under the Dr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Act.