What doctors wish patients knew about post-COVID anxiety
The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted patients’ mental health. It has also led to anxiety about reopening. Here’s how patients can cope.
Q&A: “Chief people officer” strives to keep patients, colleagues well
Permanente Medical Groups are innovators in keeping patients healthy. T. Ruth Chang, MD, MPH, extends this effort to her colleagues and staff.
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.
Q&A: How this medical group emerged stronger from the pandemic
COVID-19 accelerated care innovation for Kaiser Permanente and Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, which excel in telehealth and Medicare Advantage.
5 ways to use quality improvement tools to tackle health inequities
The data-driven approach health systems use to improve care also can help identify and cut pervasive health inequities. Learn more with the AMA.
Why holistic view is needed to treat COVID-19 long-haul symptoms
Patients with lingering COVID-19 symptoms such as brain fog, anxiety and depression find help—and a home—in Atlantic Health System’s recovery center.
Q&A: How this health system gets patients back for 2nd vaccine dose
AMA member Bryan Batson, MD, reflects on COVID-19 vaccine rollout, distribution and how Hattiesburg Clinic plans to address ongoing vaccination.
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