Patient fears push rapid evolution at a small family practice
Find out how a nimble Wisconsin private practice has eased patient concerns about COVID-19 and embraced the potential of telemedicine.
Why African American communities are being hit hard by COVID-19
AMA President Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, talks with black journalists about the factors driving pandemic caseloads, deaths among African Americans.
AMA, physician groups defend ACA gains in new Supreme Court filing
For more than a decade, the AMA has advocated for expanded coverage and key health insurance reforms to help patients.
Shared decision-making: What to say when patients express regret
Learn what should be communicated in shared decision-making, and how to respond when patients have second thoughts about a jointly made plan of care.
Prioritizing Equity video series: COVID-19 & the Experiences of Medical Students
AMA’s Chief Health Equity Officer, Aletha Maybank MD, MPH, hosts a panel with a group of medical students, some of the nation’s youngest medical leaders to discuss health equity considerations during the pandemic.
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Why COVID-19 tracking will flounder without privacy protections
Most Americans are concerned about data privacy practices of smartphone apps tracking COVID-19 infections. Learn about privacy principles needed now more than ever.
How COVID-19’s egregious impact on minorities can trigger change
Pandemic’s indisputable, deadly toll in minority communities should lead to prioritizing health equity, says a leading cardiologist.
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