A pathway is being developed to encourage the use of digital health tools that will be needed as the nation gets older and its pool of caregivers shrinks.
The proposed merger of the pharmacy chain and insurance giant would harm competition in nearly 90 percent of Medicare Part D regional markets, the AMA says.
If juries can’t hear testimony about known complications, physicians could be liable for injuries even if they did everything right, physicians tell court.
Nearly 12 million people obtained coverage through the Affordable Care Act marketplaces this year. The AMA adopts policies to improve the exchanges.
The U.S. spends hundreds of billions annually on long-term care. The AMA proposes a number of steps to ease the financial burden.
Physicians with Privia Medical Group are not called upon to be typists or negotiate contracts. Their role is to listen to patients and provide care.