Cut burnout by following these 3 steps to optimize the EHR
EHR satisfaction improves when you take administrative burdens off physicians and maximize the system’s automation capabilities. Find out how.
Relief from administrative burden key to proposed Medicare fee schedule
The AMA appreciates Administrator Seema Verma and CMS proposing policy changes that prioritize patients over paperwork and let doctors be doctors.
3 overlooked ways to make your private practice more efficient
Conduct better team meetings, plan ahead for smoother patient visits and make prescription renewals a once-a-year task.
Verma: CMS seeks less health care regulation, more competition
In a speech to the AMA House of Delegates, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma touts agency’s efforts to cut physicians’ administrative burdens.
AMA president applauds members moving medicine forward
In her address at the AMA Annual Meeting, AMA President Barbara L. McAneny today outlined a number of advocacy victories from the past year.
Physician insight sorely needed for hard choices ahead: AMA president
AMA President Barbara L. McAneny, MD, is proud of the work the physicians are doing to repair our country’s broken health care system.
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Council on Medical Service health care reform reports
These Council on Medical Service reports relate to the AMA vision for health care reform and its commitment to improving health insurance coverage and access.
7 big reasons why EHRs consume physicians’ days and nights
Doctors spend nearly twice as much time on EHR and clerical work as they do on direct patient care. Discover the complicated story behind that sobering stat.
Clinics use team care to cut time doctors spend on clerical tasks
Care team coordinators can help with medication reconciliation, preventive care reminders and other tasks that don’t require a physician’s involvement.