Public Health Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster: Who can get it, who could benefit Physicians, health professionals and others in high-risk situations may get a third dose, says CDC director. Learn more with the AMA. Advocacy Update Sept. 24, 2021: National Advocacy Update Sweeping $3.5 trillion reconciliation legislation advancing in the House and more in the latest National Advocacy Update. HIPAA Unintended consequences seen in proposed HIPAA privacy rule revision Removing barriers to care coordination makes sense. But that shouldn’t be done at the expense of putting patients’ protected health information at risk. Public Health Pandemic pivots Ochsner Health to new role: PPE manufacturer Louisiana’s Ochsner Health has long been an innovator in patient care. Now its pioneering spirit is taking it in a new direction: manufacturing. Population Care Q&A: How Ochsner Health gives moms a digital connection to care Ochsner helps moms measure vitals at home and share them with doctors. Some in Congress—alarmed by rising U.S. maternal death rate—want to take the idea national. Private Practices This family physician, 77, sees private practice’s value every day Barbara Hummel, MD, decides how many patients to see and for how long. It’s the kind of autonomy she dreamed of when pursuing medicine in her 40s. Digital Telehealth resource center: Definitions Telehealth provides a way for physicians to provide care while keeping patients safe in their homes. Get the latest definitions of what telehealth is and what it isn't. Digital Patient Access Playbook: Introduction It is critical that practices help provide patients with their own health information, not only because it’s the law but also because it is the right thing to do. Public Health How physicians can boost COVID-19 vaccination at local level Doctors have a huge role in getting millions of patients vaccinated. Learn how they are meeting the nation’s biggest public health challenge.in 100 years. Publications & Newsletters Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Dec. 14, 2020 In the news: FDA grants EUA to COVID-19 vaccine and at-home test, homes hotspots for virus transmission, drug overdose deaths rising, small percentage of antibody drug supply used. Pagination Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Next page Arrow left Created with Sketch.