Top 10 stories from the November 2020 AMA Special Meeting
Amid a tragic tide of COVID-19 cases, physicians from across the U.S. gathered virtually to improve public health during the pandemic and beyond.
After Hahnemann, AMA steps up efforts to protect residents
More closures like that of Philadelphia’s Hahnemann University Hospital could threaten residents and fellows.
AMA announces policies adopted on final day of Special Meeting
Policies adopted include improving access to substance use disorder treatment, protection for residents and fellows.
The vital role residents play in health care during pandemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by recognizing the important role residents play in the health care system during COVID-19 and beyond.
March 12, 2020: Judicial Advocacy Update
Coverage for Hahnemann residents and fellows, and physician attorney-client privilege in the latest on judicial advocacy updates from AMA.
AMA-brokered deal secures coverage for Hahnemann residents, fellows
Court-approved settlement will pay for legally required long-tail medical liability insurance for the 1,400-plus residents and fellows affected. The AMA has underwritten the legal work in the case.
AMA statement on Hahnemann University hospital closure settlement
Today’s settlement is a significant victory for the many hundreds of residents and fellows impacted by the Hahnemann closure.
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