6 changes Ochsner made during the pandemic to protect physicians
Before COVID-19, well-being strategies centered around practice efficiency and leadership development, but as the pandemic hit it required a quick shift in focus.
HEALS Act: What physicians and medical students need to know
The AMA offers highlights on the latest bill in response to COVID-19: "Health, Economic Assistance, Liability Protection, and Schools Act” (HEALS Act).
Deadline extended to apply for Medicaid/CHIP provider relief funds
Physicians have until Aug. 3 to apply for a special relief distribution targeting practices that haven’t received payment from the Provider Relief Fund.
Doctors, nurses, hospitals seek $100 billion in next COVID relief bill
Congress must provide relief to physicians and other front-line health care providers who have taken a huge financial hit during the pandemic.
How physician practice reopening is going in 6 states
New survey sheds light on the major challenges that doctors are facing in a mix of states, from Colorado to Maryland.
Pandemic fear: Ensure patients with chronic disease receive care
Using telehealth, physicians can reach patients with chronic diseases who might be hesitant to make an appointment. Learn more about how virtual visits can help.
New AMA president: COVID-19 can spur positive changes in health care
In this Q&A, new AMA President Susan R. Bailey, MD, discusses what the nation’s COVID-19 experience has to teach us about removing obstacles to patient care.
A time to stand together
With expert resources and tireless advocacy, the AMA is your powerful ally against COVID-19.