Practice Management Toolkits
Transition to safer and more efficient operations with the help of the Practice Management toolkits. Confidently move your physician practice to improved systems and processes with our templates, checklists and more.
A physician practice should base its fee schedule on the true cost of providing a service, not on what a payer says is a fair price. Developing an accurate fee schedule before contracting with health insurers will help you understand the cost of running your practice and providing services. This toolkit walks you through the fee schedule development process.Access the Defensible Fee Schedule Toolkit
Adopting current electronic health care transaction technologies can help your practice lower administrative costs, reduce payment errors and save time. The AMA offers multiple toolkits to ease the process of automating your practice through the use of electronic standard transactions, including claims submission, eligibility requests and electronic remittance advices.Access the Moving to Electronic Transactions Toolkits
Health insurers and other payers need to be held accountable for proper payment of out-of-network physicians. The AMA provides detailed information that physician practices can use in their non-contracted dealings with insurers.Access the Out-of-Network Service Toolkit
Organize your needs and ask Practice Management System (PMS) vendors the right questions. The AMA partnered with the Medical Group Management Associations (MGMA) to develop this toolkit for selecting a practice management system. The toolkit includes templates, step-by-step guides, checklists, and vendor evaluation tools and tips.