New physician “gold card” law will cut prior authorization delays
Breakthrough law means doctors with a 90% prior authorization approval rate are exempt from certain requirements. Learn more with the AMA.
Why ivermectin should not be used to prevent or treat COVID-19
With an increase in calls to poison-control centers, the CDC and FDA strongly warn against the use of the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin for COVID-19.
Program directors list 4 red flags for residency applicants to avoid
Learn more with the AMA about the missteps that could prevent you from landing an interview at your dream residency program.
COVID-19 CPT coding and guidance
Find new CPT code additions, revisions, fact sheets and guides for reporting medical services in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Can physicians decline unvaccinated patients?
The AMA Code of Medical Ethics provides guidance for physicians on seeing patients who have not been vaccinated for COVID-19.
Behind the wait on vaccinating younger children against COVID-19
Paul Offit, MD, co-inventor of the RotaTeq vaccine, explains how the clinical trial process on COVID-19 vaccines differs for children younger than 12.
How to have crucial conversations with vaccine-hesitant patients
When speaking with patients who are reluctant to be vaccinated against COVID-19, stop playing the numbers game. Keep calm and tell real stories.
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