Saving time and lives by increased access to MAT in Pennsylvania
John Gallagher, MD, asked policymakers the hard questions about why barriers to effective treatment were allowed to persist.
Payment & Delivery Models
At Ochsner, innovation happens inside and outside system’s walls
Much has changed since it was founded in 1942, but Ochsner Health System has kept alive its legacy as a physician-run group focused on seeking better answers.
New decade, new you: Encourage patients to follow these 10 health tips
Help patients kick the 2020s off to a roaring, healthy start with this timely advice from the AMA.
Changes overdue on how substance-use disorders are covered, treated
The AMA is “laser-focused” on removing barriers to treatment for opioid-use disorder—including eliminating stigma, says the organization’s president, Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA.
AMA’s 10 health recommendations for successful New Year’s resolutions
AMA offering 10 recommendations to help Americans make the most impactful, long-lasting improvements to their health in 2020 and beyond.
ED innovation boosts access for patients with opioid-use disorder
Two emergency doctors’ efforts help ensure patients obtain appropriate follow-up medication-assisted treatment.
Where the AMA stands on 7 of the year’s biggest health care issues
From the E/M overhaul to the opioid epidemic, here’s how the AMA has shown itself to be the physician’s powerful ally in health care this year.
End the epidemic
AMA membership means you’re actively fighting to end the opioid crisis. Help us build a strong, nationwide program of comprehensive pain care to help reverse this epidemic.
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AMA Opioid Task Force 2019 Progress Report
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