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3 ways to make your organization proactive on physician burnout
AMA member Tait Shanafelt, MD, has made a career out of focusing on physician well-being. Learn about his prescription for organizational change.
Why this emergency doctor thrives as private practice CEO
Omar Maniya, MD, made the switch from the front lines of COVID-19 care in New York City to running a small primary care private practice. Learn more.
COVID-19 not the only condition for which many go unvaccinated
Over 75% of adults are missing at least one routinely recommended vaccine. Doctors and others can play a big role in changing that picture.
8 things physicians and patients need to know about the Pfizer vaccine
Three experts answered a variety of questions about the new Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine and its Emergency Use Authorization.
When kids struggle with wearing masks, here’s how doctors can help
With COVID-19’s Delta variant surging, wearing a mask is key. Learn about some good counseling tips for doctors to share with parents to help children wear masks.
Giving health care heroes a voice on social media
A nurse detailed the strain of caring for patients with COVID-19. Learn why a health system is sharing the video to push the #MaskUp message.
3 ways physicians can help combat COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy
AMA President Susan R. Bailey, MD, and other physicians identify what’s driving vaccine hesitancy and how to help patients overcome it.
Teaching resident physicians about safe opioid prescribing
Opioids can be an effective treatment for chronic pain, but prescribing them properly requires prudence. Learn more from the AMA.
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