Latest American Medical Association Stories
Medical Society of the State of New York Tackles Confusion about Variety of Healthcare Designations ALBANY, N.Y., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking a head-on approach in addressing patient
SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 840,000 voter signatures turned in by consumer advocates and families victimized by medical negligence have qualified a landmark
WASHINGTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.
Unprecedented action taken to combat "false information" that has "harmed public health, distorted medical science, and violated the trust between medical journals and the consumer." Failure to retract
In an historic move, the Department of Health and Human Services has released new, privacy-protected data on Medicare payments to physicians and other health care professionals for services rendered to beneficiaries.
With the political divide over health care reform still strong going into this year's elections, a new analysis of state-level decisions shows signs of an emerging middle way toward reducing the ranks of the uninsured.
Blood transfusions are among the most common treatments for hospitalized patients nationwide, but doing them less often reduces infection rates by nearly 20 percent.
Blood transfusions are one of the most common procedures patients receive in the hospital but the more red blood cells they receive, the greater their risk of infection.
AMA Insurance’s Med Plus Advantage Program Announces Student Contest (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 The “Med Plus Advantage Global Health Challenge” contest
NORWALK, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bob and Carmen Pack, whose young children died as a result of physician overprescribing will turn in 840,000 signatures by 3 pm today to qualify
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