AMA Position Statement on the Doctor’s Role in Stewardship of Health Care Resources 2016


Health care resources need to be appropriately managed so that all patients can continue to receive the best quality care, now and in the future. Individual doctors affect health care expenditure through their clinical recommendations and decisions regarding patient treatment. 

To learn more about the doctor's role in stewardship of health care resources, please read the AMA Position Statement 2016.


Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain key components of the position statement.
  2. List main recommendations.
  3. Recognise changes in management in response to the position statement.


Accreditation: Self-directed

Type: Position Statement


Reading: journal; textbook; book; literature review
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MBA: 1h : 0m
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Ethics and Professionalism
Medical Practitioner, Medical Student, Doctor-in-Training, Non-Vocationally Registered, Retired, Specialist - Other, Specialist General Practitioner
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