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5 ways to target medicine’s gender inequities – American Medical Association

Gender inequity influences physician satisfaction and the quality of patient care. While this is a system-level issue, there are actions doctors and physician leaders can take to counter its effects. During an education session, emergency physician Esther Choo, MD, shared solutions to help doctors understand how to address gender equity in medicine. Related Coverage Physicians… Read More »

Members Move Medicine: Emergency doctor lifts his profession – American Medical Association

The AMA “Members Move Medicine” series profiles a wide variety of doctors, offering a glimpse into the passions of women and men navigating new courses in American medicine. On the move with: Mark N. Bair, MD, RPh, a clinical informaticist and emergency physician at CarePoint Health in American Fork, Utah. AMA member since: 1988. What… Read More »

American Medical Association, Department of Justice, file counter-motions in CVS\Aetna hearing

The American Medical Association has fired back against a Department of Justice motion to change the terms of Tunney Act hearing in the CVS Health and Aetna merger case. Three AMA witnesses – healthcare and antitrust experts – are scheduled to testify starting Tuesday, June 4. “After the close of business on the Friday before… Read More »

Members Move Medicine: Collaborating to protect the profession – American Medical Association

The AMA “Members Move Medicine” series profiles a wide variety of doctors, offering a glimpse into the passions of women and men navigating new courses in American medicine. On the move with: Barbara A. Hummel, MD, who is a family physician in Greenfield, Wisconsin and a member of the governing council for the AMA Senior… Read More »