Patient Safety and Quality

Recent Articles

Jun 27, 2018

Continued quality of care improvements in jeopardy if voluntarily safety reports must be turned over to plaintiffs, physician and hospital groups tell court.

Jun 15, 2018

Long-term studies of vaping are needed, and e-cigs’ ingredients should be made public, physicians say.

Jun 14, 2018

In first time addressing the topic of “augmented intelligence,” the AMA lays out road map for health care AI to ensure quality, protect patient rights.

Jun 13, 2018

Delegates back gun-violence restraining orders, tougher background checks and better data collection, among other actions.

Jun 11, 2018

The medical tourism trend can upend patient expectations and physician responsibilities. New AMA ethics policy seeks to clarify the matter.