Give doctors the skills to have vital health equity conversations
One key is to ask, listen and systematically act on the stories of patients to address real-time harms and to meaningfully improve care. Learn more.
Advancing public health
The AMA leads the charge on public health. Our members are the frontline of patient care, expanding access to care for underserved patients and developing key prevention strategies.
Prioritizing Equity video series
The Prioritizing Equity video series examines how health care equity determines care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Find out how to identify and eliminate health care inequities
Discrimination leads to poor quality care and outcomes for historically disadvantaged communities. Embedding equity into harm-event reports helps end it.
Focus on these 5 areas in your work to advance health equity
Quality-improvement tools are well-suited to help physicians and health systems identify and address health inequities. Learn more with the AMA.
Replacing the faulty formula that led to inequity in kidney care
Many labs moved away from race-adjusted kidney function, and most plan to do so. For one AMA member, the racist measure left an indelible personal mark.
13 health systems that are innovating to move medicine forward
On prior authorization, telehealth, climate change, health equity and more—these health systems led the way during a trying year. Learn how.
Atlantic Health dives deep on data to advance health equity
The New Jersey health system’s physician leaders seek the “story behind the data” to identify patient needs. Learn more.
Prioritizing Equity video series: Advancing Equity Through Quality & Safety Peer Network
Participants from the Peer Network for Advancing Equity through Quality and Safety program share their strategies for operationalizing equity into their quality and safety operations.