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Trends in health care spending Healthcare costs in the US AMA

WEBHealth spending in the U.S. increased by 4.1% in 2022 to $4.4 trillion or $13,493 per capita. This growth rate is comparable to pre-pandemic rates (4.1% in …

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What illnesses are going around

WEBThe AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about the latest in RSV, COVID-19, influenza, …

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Recent Vaccine News & Info American Medical Association

WEBVaccines are one of the safest and most effective tools for stopping the spread of preventable diseases and protecting public health. However, disinformation …

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Health Systems Science

WEBHealth systems continue to have a growing and important role in medicine, driving innovations in care delivery, research, education and more. The opportunity …

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America’s health care crisis is much deeper than COVID-19

WEBCOVID-19 is a crisis because the threat to public health, our economy and our way of life is immediate. But eventually—thanks to the heroism of physicians, nurses …

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Health Care Definitions American Medical Association

WEBThe Health Care Definitions series seeks to answer some of the most asked questions about medical and health care related terms in succinct and clear language. …

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What doctors wish patients knew about GERD

WEB“Gastroesophageal reflux disease means that the acid which normally lives in the stomach is flowing backwards or refluxing into the esophagus,” said Dr. Hubka, …

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American Medical Association in the News AMA

WEBThe American Medical Association is the leading advocate for American physicians. Find out what people are saying about the AMA’s efforts to advocate for …

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How U.S. policy can shape your patients’ health outcomes

WEBHow U.S. policy can shape your patients’ health outcomes. Feb 21, 2022 . 4 MIN READ. By. Andis Robeznieks , Senior News Writer. Print Page. A recent analysis of …

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95% of U.S. health insurance markets are “highly concentrated”

WEBThe 2023 edition of Competition in Health Insurance: A Comprehensive Study of U.S. Markets examines 381 MSAs, the 50 states and the District of Columbia, …

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Chronic Diseases American Medical Association

WEBChronic diseases are long-term health conditions that can have a significant impact on a person's quality of life. Some of the most common chronic diseases include …

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What is behavioral health

WEBWhat experts are saying about behavioral health. Explore other AMA resources on behavioral health. Behavioral health generally refers to mental health and …

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Addressing social determinants of health, causes of health …

WEBUnger: You know, I've had a chance to talk to a number of different health care leaders, and one of the points that's come across is a lot of people talking about …

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5 ways to improve access to health care

WEBImproving access to health care means taking a broad approach that includes these five steps. Ensure adequate funding of the Children’s Health Insurance Program and retain …

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Health Information Exchange News American Medical Association

WEBHealth Information Exchanges. Stay up-to-date on the latest health information exchange news. Information sharing is key to innovations in delivering care. …

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Reducing disparities in health care Causes of health disparity AMA

WEBDisparities in health care exist and are associated with worse health outcomes. Health care disparities occur in the context of broader inequality. There are …

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How health care myths can hurt patients

WEBFalse beliefs are those at odds with established bodies of evidence, and many health care myths originate from personal experience and material found on the …

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What doctors wish patients knew to improve their mental health

WEBMeanwhile, 23.9% of white individuals and 21.4% of Black adults had any mental illness. The prevalence of any mental illness was lowest among adults who are …

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Heat wave 2024: Heat stroke vs heat exhaustion symptoms, plus …

WEBThe AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about the 2024 heat wave and more.

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Accountable Care Organizations

WEBValue-based care is a health care model focused on enhancing patient outcomes while controlling costs. Find AMA resources on value-based care. …

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Top health tips your dermatologist wants you to know

WEBSkin plays numerous irreplaceable roles in protecting and regulating the body. And it takes a beating, quite literally, every day. But with some well-informed care and …

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The power of clinical informatics: A primer for medical students

WEBClinical informatics brings together the people, data and technology to study, organize and communicate the information in meaningful ways in the clinical setting. A …

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3 trends in resident physician burnout that demand action

WEBSecond-year residents demonstrated the highest job-related stress levels of any residency training year. As is the case with the gender-related correlation, higher …

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Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of June 17, …

WEBThe New York Times (6/17, Barry) reports, “The United States Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, announced on Monday that he would push for a warning …

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Most popular medical residency programs in New Jersey

WEBDrawn from more than 78,000 pageviews of the 320 New Jersey residency programs, we share the 15 programs that were most viewed by FREIDA™ users looking …

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AMA Guides® Editorial Panel June 27, 2024 meeting

WEBStay up-to-date on the topics being brought before the AMA Guides® Editorial Panel. The June 27, 2024 meeting will be a virtual meeting and is scheduled to begin at …

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