How Permanente doctors are pushing ahead with a vaccine mandate
Kaiser Permanente mandated COVID-19 vaccination. Find out what the Permanente Medical Groups are doing to help people do the right thing.
Q&A: Ochsner Health taking telehealth program to all 50 states, D.C.
The Louisiana health system has nationwide support team in place to implement its regionally successful chronic disease management programs.
For doctors hit hard by COVID-19 stress, there are tools to help
Pandemic’s emotionally pulverizing impact must not be borne alone. Learn about AMA resources to help doctors and health professionals make it through.
For smart use of health care AI, start with the right questions
Computers lack common sense. That’s one obstacle to overcome in effectively using health care AI to help physicians deliver excellent patient care.
Telehealth virtual visits can be a tool to fight climate change
One system’s telehealth boom offers insight to fighting climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions created by patient travel to in-person visits.
How lagging vaccination rates have fueled boom in COVID-19 cases
Unvaccinated areas are seeing a sharp rise in new COVID-19 cases as the Delta variant continues to spread. Two physicians explain the impact in their states.
What doctors wish patients knew about COVID-19 herd immunity
Herd immunity can protect the vulnerable from COVID-19, but the Delta variant makes it harder to reach. Two AMA members share what patients must know.
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