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Covering the Uninsured and Expanding Choice

Listed below are Council on Medical Service (CMS) reports from June 1998 to the present related to expanding health insurance coverage and patients' choice of health plans. The recommendations in these reports reflect the final actions of the AMA House of Delegates and are official AMA policy.

Monitoring the Affordable Care Act
CMS Report 5, I-13

Basic Health Program
CMS Report 1, A-13

The Structure and Function of Interprofessional Health Care Teams
CME-CMS Joint Report, I-12

Medicaid Financing Reform
CMS Report 1, A-12

Basic Health Program
CMS Report 5, A-12

Small Businesses and Health Reform
CMS Report 6, A-12

Physician Tax Credits for Uncompensated Care
CMS Report 2, I-11

Designation of the Intellectually Disabled as a Medically Underserved Population
CMS Report 3, I-11

Health Insurance Exchanges
CMS Report 6, I-11

Essential Health Care Benefits
CMS Report 2, A-11

Covering the Uninsured and Individual Responsibility
CMS Report 9, A-11

Physician Tax Credits for Uncompensated Care
CMS Report 2, I-10

Protecting the Patient-Physician Relationship
CMS Report 4, A-10

Health Insurance Exchange Authority and Operation
CMS Report 3, I-09

Free Clinics and the Uninsured
CMS Report 1, A-09

Components of Health Insurance
CMS Report 2, A-09

Effects of the Massachusetts Reform Effort and the Individual Mandate
CMS Report 7, A-09

Acceptance of TRICARE Health Insurance
CMS Report 2, I-08

The Tax Treatment of Health Savings Accounts
CMS Report 7, I-08

Tax Deductibility of Employer Contributions Toward Employee Health Insurance and Health Care Expense
CMS Report 8, I-08

Tax Implications of Eliminating the Employee Income Tax Exclusion for Employer-Sponsored Insurance
CMS Report 5, A-08

Standardizing AMA Policy on the Tax Treatment of Health Insurance
CMS Report 8, A-08

Health Insurance Coverage of High-Risk Patients
CMS Report 2, I-07

State Efforts to Expand Coverage to the Uninsured
CMS Report 3, I-07

Trends in Employment-Based Health Insurance
CMS Report 4, I-07

Health Insurance Subsidies: Tax Deductions and Tax Credits
CMS Report 5, I-07

No Child Left Uninsured
CMS Report 1, A-07

Financial Impact of Immigration on American Health System
CMS Report 3, A-07

Health Insurance Coverage for College Students
CMS Report 4, A-07

Update on Store-Based Health Clinics
CMS Report 5, A-07

Adequacy of Health Insurance Coverage
CMS Report 7, A-07

Expanding Health Insurance Coverage to the Uninsured: 2007 and Beyond
CMS Report 5, I-06

Individual Responsibility to Obtain Health Insurance
CMS Report 3, A-06

Status Report on Expanding Health Care Coverage to All Individuals, with an Emphasis on the Uninsured
CMS Report 1, I-05

Reinsurance and the Health Insurance Market
CMS Report 4, I-05

Association Health Plans
CMS Report 5, I-05

State Options to Improve Coverage for the Poor
CMS Report 1, A-05

Containing Catastrophic Care Cost
CMS Report 5, A-05

Update on the Individual Health Insurance Market
CMS Report 6, A-05

Offsetting the Costs of Providing Uncompensated Care
CMS Report 8, A-05

Options for Implementing and Financing Tax Credits for Individually Selected and Owned Health Insurance
CMS Report 4, I-04

Private Sector Options for Financing Long-Term Care
CMS Report 5, I-04

Comparing Health Insurance Premium Subsidies and Tax Credits
CMS Report 2, A-04

Federal Health Insurance Reserve System
CMS Report 3, A-04

Health Savings Accounts
CMS Report 6, A-04

Health Reimbursement Arrangements
CMS Report 3, I-03

Establishing Multi-Year Mutual MSA Trust Accounts
CMS Report 2, A-03

Health Care Benefit Discrepancies for Small Employers Under COBRA
CMS Report 3, A-03

Health Insurance Market Regulation
CMS Report 7, A-03

Health Coverage Tax Credit Program Under the Trade Act of 2002
CMS Report 11, A-03

Medical Savings Accounts and Health Care Coverage of Dependents and Children
CMS Report 3, I-02

Tax Relief for Physicians Serving Uninsured and Underinsured Patients
CMS Report 5, I-02

Hospital and Physician Payment for Uncompensated Care, Teaching, and Research
CMS Report 7, I-02

Review of U.S. Health System Financing
CMS Report 8, I-02

Coverage for Periodic Preventive Medical Evaluations and Services
CMS Report 3, A-02

Impact of Eliminating the Current Threshold for Deductibility of Medical Expenses
CMS Report 5, A-02

Advocating Health Insurance Tax Credits
CMS Report 10, A-02

Transitional Issues in Moving Toward a System of Individually Selected and Owned Health Insurance
CMS Report 2, I-01

The Effects of Individually-Owned Health Insurance on Risk Pooling and Cross-Subsidization
CMS Report 3, A-01

Evolving Internet-Based Health Insurance Marts
CMS Report 5, A-01

Status Report on Expanding Coverage to the Uninsured
CMS Report 6, A-01

Uninsured Immigrants
CMS Report 8, A-01

Principles for Structuring Health Insurance Tax Credits
CMS Report 4, A-00

Benefits and Limitations of an Individual Mandate for Individually Owned Health Insurance
CMS Report 5, A-00

Insurance Coverage for Adults with Childhood Diseases
CMS Report 2, I-99

The Future of Medicaid
CMS Report 5, I-99

Critical Expansion of Medical Savings Accounts
CMS Report 10, I-99

Tax Credit Simulation Project
CMS Report 16, I-99

Status Report on Increasing Access to the Uninsured
CMS Report 2, A-99

Employer Purchasing Alliances: An Evolutionary Step Toward "Voluntary Choice Cooperative" Under Individually Selected and Owned Health Insurance
CMS Report 5, A-99

Relative Value Unit Based Reimbursement
CMS Report 12, A-99

Health Insurance for Domestic Partners
CMS Report 3, I-98

Defining the Uninsured and Underinsured
CMS Report 15, I-98

Increasing Access to Health Care Services for Children Through the Use of Tax Credits or Deductions
CMS Report 2, A-98

Individually Selected and Owned Health Insurance
CMS Report 9, A-98

Adverse Selection Against Generous Health Insurance Under Defined Contribution Systems
CMS Report 11, A-98

Consumer-Driven Health Care
CMS Report 12, A-98