Covid-19Internal Messages Reveal Crisis at Houston Hospitals as Coronavirus Cases Surge
Texas was one of the first states in the nation to ease social distancing mandates. In Houston, the number of...
Clinical CareNew President of American Medical Association Adopts Lofty Agenda
Breaking down barriers that are disrupting the physician-patient relationship is a top priority for Susan Bailey, MD.
Clinical CarePhysician Shortage Projected to Worsen Through 2033
Demographic factors such as population growth and aging are the primary drivers of the expected physician shortfall.
FinanceMedscape: Half of Physicians Have a Net Worth of Less Than $1M
A new report from Medscape indicated that the dynamic may change due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Clinical CareOptimizing Patient Safety Through System Strategies and Patient Engagement
A collaborative relationship is intended to help patients manage their conditions and stay healthy; make better health-related decisions; and become...
FinancePhysicians: Prior Authorizations Lead to Patient Care Delays
Since payers won't enact agreed-upon prior authorization reforms on their own, legislation is needed, says the American Medical Association.
Clinical CareTelehealth for Chronically Ill Patients Generates Revenue and Boosts Care
Telehealth visits for chronically ill patients have advantages compared to in-person visits such as providing visibility of patients' home environment.
Clinical CareInjured and Uninsured, Protesters Get Medical Aid From LA Doctor
Hundreds of people have contacted Amir Moarefi for medical help since the Long Beach, California, ophthalmologist posted his offer on...
Clinical CareNew Research Identifies Risk Factors for Physician Suicide
Compared to the general population, researchers found that risk factors for physician suicide include older age and job problems.
Clinical CareLong Time Coming: Identifying Systemic Sources of Stress in Healthcare
It may be a long time coming, but what's very much needed is a mechanism for identifying, by individual facility,...
StrategyAMA Lauds SCOTUS Ruling on DACA
The AMA had been opposed to the Trump administration's immigration action since 2017, according to the organization's president, Susan R....
Clinical Care4 Factors That Impact Adoption of Behavioral Health Integration
New research provides guidance for managing the adoption of behavioral health integration.