Hurricane Maria hindered BP efforts, but Puerto Rico marches on
High-sodium emergency rations have made it harder for patients to keep their BP under control. Learn more about successful hypertension efforts on the Caribbean island.
Physicians helped boost aid for Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands
Action taken by AMA House of Delegates credited with helping deliver relief to U.S. areas devastated by hurricanes.
Give now to help practices recover from natural disasters
Hurricane season devastated medical practices in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico. A new fund offers a way to help restore access to patient care.
Hurricane-relief effort aims to get practices back online ASAP
What physicians need to know about how they can help, with their dollars or through volunteer efforts to help those affected by Harvey and Irma.
Preparation for extreme weather vital to risk management
A new report from the American Meteorological Society (AMS) examines the importance of ensuring health care facilities’ resilience to high-impact weather and offers approaches for health facilities to manage their risks during extreme weather events.