If allowed, the merger would likely harm competition in many health care markets, to the detriment of patients.
Citing AMA and others, California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones says proposed merger would hurt competition in PBM, Medicare Part D markets.
Long-term studies of vaping are needed, and e-cigs’ ingredients should be made public, physicians say.
Racial segregation in housing and chronic homelessness are detrimental to health and contribute to disparities.
AMA wants legislation to limit such marketing. Physicians also call for language-appropriate sex ed for students who lack English proficiency.
The House of Delegates adopted new policy that aims to help increase the number of graduate training positions available to medical school graduates.