AMA in the News
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.
Generational divide: 4 ways physician burnout differs by age
Burnout continues to affect the personal and professional lives of physicians. Find out how different generations experience and respond to physician burnout.
Medical School Life
5 ways the pandemic may transform medical education
Some innovations put in place for medical students during COVID-19 may remain in place well after the pandemic’s end.
Essential Physician Health Tools & Resources
The business case for investing in physician well-being
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