4 ways COVID-19 is causing moral distress among physicians
Learn more about some of the reasons physicians and other health professionals may experience moral distress as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: How to maintain a human touch when using telehealth platforms
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing how to maintain the human touch when using telehealth.
Why smarter self-care is a win-win for doctors—and their patients
While system-level solutions to prevent physician burnout are most effective, self-care such as healthy eating can also play a role. Find out more from the AMA.
39% say coronavirus stress, worry is taking mental health toll
Physicians and other health professionals also are seeing an impact on mental well-being. The AMA offers resources to help patients and doctors cope.
COVID-19 intensifies need for mental health care services
As reports come in about the pandemic’s effect on mental health, integrating behavioral health care will be key to increasing access to essential treatment.
Mental health and COVID-19: How a psychiatrist tackles fear, anxiety
Patients are struggling to deal with new and terrifying uncertainties. AMA member Kenneth Fuller, MD, shares his coping techniques.
The 12 factors that drive up physician burnout
To reduce the burden placed on doctors, health care systems must look at what external factors are adding to physician burnout. Find out more.
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