Why innovation is needed to better manage chronic disease
Chronic diseases aren’t going anywhere. Richard Milani, MD, warns the problem will be getting worse and health care transformation’s required to meet the challenge.
Medicine’s administrative burdens create openings for innovation
Health care company executives say physician pain points are driving their attempts to create systems that work better for patients and doctors.
What do mHealth apps share about users? Guidelines demand clarity
Patients and clinicians who use health apps need more information—and a greater say—about how personal health information is being used.
Physician burnout: 4 types of interventions and how they can help
With physician burnout in the spotlight, health care organizations are launching efforts to tackle it. But what solutions are working? Find out more with the AMA.
Amid physician pressure, Walmart backs off plan to reject paper Rx
Walmart delays mandate for electronic prescribing for controlled substances that would have left millions of patients in the lurch, including Walmart’s own employees.
3 must-haves to hit telehealth’s tipping point
Experts outline what needs to happen for telehealth to leap into widespread use.
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.
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