AMA Medical Group Spotlight
Groups moving medicine to support patient health and the medical profession. Interested in being featured?
Henry Ford Health System
Supporting innovation, patients and physicians
For Henry Ford Health System, one of the nation's leading health care providers, innovation is a core competency. It also takes pride in embracing diversity and providing a place for everyone to be who they are, with a common purpose in servicing patients.
Bruce Muma, MD
"Henry Ford takes great pride in its relationship with our community—in particular, in the depth of our understanding of health care needs and the energy we invest in improving health care."
How Henry Ford Medical Group moves medicine
"The Henry Ford Medical Group, is nationally recognized for clinical excellence in cardiology, cancer, neurosurgery and neurology, orthopedics and sports medicine and organ transplant."
Working to prevent physician burnout
To improve physician well-being, Henry Ford Hospital has led implementation of several physician burnout prevention strategies.
Marshfield Clinic Health System
Quality in health care
Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) is an integrated health system serving a largely rural-based area in Wisconsin. Patients can use telehealth tools to manage their care and have access to providers of more than 80 specialties and subspecialties.
Kori Krueger, MD
"The MCHS mission is to enrich lives through accessible, affordable, compassionate health care. The patient is placed at the center of our care delivery process."
How Marshfield Clinic Health System moves medicine
"As a fully-integrated Health System, we can provide care to people close to their homes, on their terms and across the continuum of care."
How Marshfield achieved panel management
Periodic reviews of clinical practices ensure patient needs are both met and anticipated. The overall goal is to manage visits and close the care gaps.
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Changing health care
Privia Health is a national physician practice management and population health technology company. It is organized in what is known as a physician-organized delivery of care (POD) system where physicians come together to collaborate on how best to impact a patient's health.
Shishir Khetan, MD
" We are constantly looking at innovative uses of technology to help change the practice of medicine. Just in the last year, there was adaption of virtual scribes."
How telehealth is the Netflix of medicine
Privia has made it a priority to adopt telehealth in a robust, thoughtful way that is a win for patients, doctors and the care teams they lead.
How Privia Health moves medicine
"Privia’s proprietary cloud-based technology platform, combined with an innovative approach to patient engagement and physician-driven wellness, builds a better health care delivery experience."
Letting doctors be doctors
The importance of listening to and examining patients, formulating a care plan and giving doctors more time to focus on their patients.
Ochsner Health System
Digital innovations that put patients first
Ochsner Health is committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships, while investing in innovative technologies in digital medicine and population health to make world-class care more accessible, affordable, convenient and effective.
Richard Milani, MD
"The opportunities for broad population health initiatives utilizing a growing array of patient-friendly ‘consumer’ technologies have the capacity to transform health care and more effectively manage the epidemic of the 21st century."
How Ochsner Health System moves medicine
"At Ochsner, we have made the decision to lead the way in improving the delivery of health care services because we believe that providing high quality, coordinated care at a lower cost is the right thing to do."
Innovation happens inside and outside Ochsner's walls
Much has changed since it was founded in 1942, but Ochsner has kept alive its legacy as a physician-run group focused on seeking better answers.
Moving Medicine podcast
Moving Medicine highlights innovation and the emerging issues that impact physicians and public health today. Episodes include interviews, educational presentations and in-depth discussions.