Newly inaugurated American Medical Association President Steven Stack outlines the pressures faced by physicians regarding long work hours and added regulatory requirements concerning meaningful use, ICD-10 and other quality programs. In a related move, the AMA House of Delegates voted to seek an ICD-10 grace period to allow for a smoother transition to the coding system.
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New AMA President Describes Pressures Faced by Physicians
President Steven Stack says physicians encounter a tsunami of punitive regulations that threaten patient care quality.
June 10, 2015