How COVID-19’s affecting mental health of women physicians
Three female physicians talk about balancing work, home life, child care and anxiety amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
7 things about EHRs that stress out doctors
Learn about what research has identified as the factors of electronic health record (EHR) systems associated with physician stress and burnout.
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AMA in the News: October 2020
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for October 2020.
Patient Support & Advocacy
In EHR age, 5 proven tips to enhance patient-physician connection
Mismatch of time and expectations is associated with physician burnout, but improving the patient-physician relationship can help. Find out how.
Will mom get sick? Life as a physician mother during the pandemic
Parents across the country are dealing with the challenges of balancing work and home life. Three physician mothers share their stories.
When addressing doctors’ well-being first ask, “How are you?”
Sometimes a simple question can go a long way. Learn more about how to create a healthy conversation that airs doctors’ concerns amid unprecedented stressors.
Federal legislation’s message to doctors: It’s OK to ask for help
Bipartisan legislation named for New York doctor who died of suicide during COVID-19 will bolster mental health infrastructure for health professionals.
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