AMA in the News
AMA in the News: March 2020
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for March 2020.
AMA reviewing interoperability rules for patient focus, privacy issues
AMA will undertake aggressive action to help patients and physicians understand how these new regulations will affect their medical practices and care.
AMA playbook to aid record-sharing with patients
Best practices for efficiently providing patients with electronic access to medical records are combined into an authoritative resource.
Digital health tools gain momentum among physicians
New AMA survey illustrates tech expectations of a growing number of physicians.
Amid physician pressure, Walmart backs off plan to reject paper Rx
Walmart delays mandate for electronic prescribing for controlled substances that would have left millions of patients in the lurch, including Walmart’s own employees.
AMA president speaks to delegates at Interim Meeting
AMA President Patrice A. Harris, M.D., detailed AMA’s ongoing efforts to reinforce science and evidence-based approaches to remove barriers to patient care.
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