AMA statement on Supreme Court ruling in Louisiana abortion case
Today’s decision is a victory for patients and a strike against government interference in the patient-physician relationship.
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U.S. Supreme Court strikes down admitting-privilege restrictions
A law restricting doctors unduly burdened patients, said the nation’s high court in ruling against a Louisiana law limiting who could perform abortions.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
Health systems science proving vital during pandemic response
A new textbook chapter offers insight on the ways health systems science—the third pillar of medical education—can be applied to fight a pandemic.
Small private practice reopening prioritizes patient, staff safety
Learn how a pediatric practice has outlasted financial uncertainty caused by COVID-19 and is opening its doors a little wider to see more patients.
Half of adults know of care that was postponed during COVID-19
As states loosen stay-at-home restrictions, many patients expect to return to their physicians’ offices to get care they delayed. Find what you need from the AMA to be ready.
Atlantic Health: Reopening requires air-traffic control mentality
New Jersey has lifted its suspension of elective surgeries. Learn how this health system is managing the flow of patients and letting them to know that care shouldn’t be postponed.
Physician leader: Patients must know about efforts to keep them safe
Strict safety measures helped keep a large group practice open during the COVID-19 pandemic, now the key is to make sure patients know about them.
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