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Social Media: A Public Health Threat?
Social Media: A Public Health Threat?

There is an increasing concern among public health professionals over the link between social media use and an increase in anxiety and depression.

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Addressing Opioid Addiction in America
Addressing Opioid Addiction in America

Even as the AMA works with physicians and other providers to address opioid addiction, the national epidemic continues to evolve.

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Who's Ready for MACRA?
Who's Ready for MACRA?

With the 2017 reporting window rapidly closing, a recent AMA/KPMG survey finds less than 25 percent of physician decision-makers feels 'well prepared' to meet requirements.

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Reinventing Med Ed by Adding a Third Pillar
Reinventing Med Ed by Adding a Third Pillar

Last month, leadership of the American Medical Association, in conjunction with representatives from medical schools in Pennsylvania and Rhode Island, unveiled the latest innovation in the quest to improve physician training to meet the demands of practicing medicine in the 21st century.

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CMS Releases ACO Final Rules, Deadlines Loom
CMS Releases ACO Final Rules, Deadlines Loom

Two tracks for Shared Savings Accountable Care Organizations

The final regulations governing Medicare accountable care organizations were released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in October, and they represent a sea change in healthcare’s future...

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Health Insurers Tackle Deluge of Changes
Health Insurers Tackle Deluge of Changes
Reform Regulations Are Kicking In Already
Healthcare reform requires changes of all stakeholders, but probably none more so than third-party payers, usually portrayed as wearing the black hat in this ongoing drama. In fact, President Obama hasn’t hesitated to cast insurers in the role of characters more worried about money than patient care.
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