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One health system turned to these nonphysician providers in a pinch, only to find they needed to rethink the strategy after reviewing their...

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    Primary care delivered by NPs and PAs is more expensive than care delivered by physicians, one health system's data revealed. So they found a solution that works better for patients. #StopScopeCreep https://t.co/y89o12R8wB - view on twitter

2022 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, discusses his coronavirus vaccine, CorbeVax, as well as his Paxlovid rebound infection experience, and...

1 in 4 U.S. doctors is an international medical graduate (IMG), but the road is arduous. Given the projected doctor shortage, why do we...

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    As the U.S. faces a severe physician shortage, IMGs are picking up the slack in a major way. One IMG shares the challenges of becoming a permanent practicing doctor in the U.S. and why we must make it easier. https://t.co/0ab2dzRBDZ - view on twitter

A new system allows groups to order naloxone directly from an online store at...

Bill to extend Medicare telehealth payment, regulatory flexibilities through 2024 wins overwhelming vote. Learn how the AMA is supporting...

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    In a huge win for telemedicine, the House of Representatives voted for a bill that extends Medicare #telehealth payment & regulatory flexibilities through the end of 2024. https://t.co/fxnT4Snttm - view on twitter

Let’s use #SaludTues at 1 p.m. ET Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022, to help healthcare workers take action for infection control and healthcare...

U.S. medicine’s racist legacy has sown distrust among patients from historically marginalized communities. Medical students can push for systemic...

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    Distrust of medical professionals persists in many patient groups that have been economically or socially marginalized. Learn 3 ways #medstudents can combat mistrust. https://t.co/qRJaeUy890 - view on twitter

A powerful House committee has passed a bipartisan bill to rein in onerous delays. Learn how the AMA is tackling prior...

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    A House committee passed legislation that would streamline #priorauth processes in Medicare Advantage plans, aiming to get patients the care they need with minimal delays. https://t.co/xQy9h3ypKV #FixPriorAuth - view on twitter

Being open about mental health needs has helped the Louisiana health system to work upstream to support the well-being of physicians and...

Children, people with sickle cell disease, and outdoor workers are particularly at...