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With eICU, physicians in Australia monitor patients in Atlanta

Emory Healthcare’s innovative eICU arrangement improves care and fights physician burnout by moving night staff halfway around the world.

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Leadership Viewpoints

Unlocking the potential of digital health care

Health disparities lurk behind hopes for telemedicine and health care AI, writes AMA President-elect Patrice A. Harris, MD. Asking the right questions is critical.

Digital

3 EHR information-blocking tactics that can harm patients

Electronic health record-vendor contracts may contain clauses that block information sharing on improving usability and patient safety research.

Digital

Leveraging technology to better monitor and treat patients

Kelly Santomas, MS, RN, senior director of Partners Connected Health, looks at the necessity of using technology to better serve patients.

Digital

Navigating the digital health landscape

Meg Barron, director of digital health strategy for the AMA, talks about how the AMA has been working on key initiatives to ensure the effectiveness and trust of developing health technology.

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Digital

3 missteps to avoid when implementing remote patient monitoring

Here are the don’ts you must elude to achieve successful implementation of remote patient monitoring.

Press Releases

AMA offers first national estimate of telemedicine use by physicians

The AMA presented the first nationally representative estimates on physicians use of telemedicine, and what functions it serves in their practices.

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Amazon’s health care push expands to machine learning for the EHR

Amazon.com’s machine learning operation has a new service it says may “one day help consumers with managing their own health.” AMA policy offers guidance.

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