Tanya Albert Henry

Tanya Albert Henry

AMA Affiliated Groups

Contributing News Writer,

Tanya Albert Henry is an award-winning freelance writer who has been covering health care for 20 years. She started her career in daily newspapers, working at The Cincinnati EnquirerThe Detroit News and USA Today before going on to cover medicolegal matters for American Medical News, a weekly newspaper published by the AMA. Tanya later served as American Medical News’ deputy editor, and she also edited its Professional Issues section. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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Public Health

Overcome behavioral health barriers by designing better workflow

An AMA guide crafted from firsthand clinical experiences helps you integrate behavioral health support into primary care.
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Physician Health

How states can help physicians get confidential care they deserve

Physicians sometimes delay counseling for fear of career stigma. Learn about state-level policy changes that can help change the picture.
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Top tier talent joins Health2047’s advisory board

Expanded board will help provide “powerful ideas” in quest to change health care. Discover the changes Health2047’s nine spinouts already offer.
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Physician Health

Medicine’s great resignation? 1 in 5 doctors plan exit in 2 years

Survey of 20,000-plus doctors, other health professionals finds many plan to leave current practice or cut back hours within two years. Learn more.
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3 key insights to understand telehealth’s value, and its future

Learn with the AMA’s experts about what doctors need, what advantages telehealth offers, and what challenges remain.
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Patient Support & Advocacy

How smartphone apps can—and should—protect users’ health info

When mobile health app developers take these steps to protect user privacy, they boost trust and use of technology that can empower patients.
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Private Practices

Cut out unnecessary work and restore joy in your private practice

From changing how you write prescriptions to extending automatic EHR logout times, there are ways to cut needless work. Learn how with the AMA.
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Patient Support & Advocacy

Court should respect privilege tied to Quality Related Event report

Such reports are crucial to triggering investigations leading to safer health care for all, the AMA and Illinois State Medical Society tell the court.
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