Health Care Research
Learn about issues and trends in health care, and see how physicians can lead health care improvement initiatives.
Physician Professional Satisfaction
See how the AMA is working to increase medical practice efficiency and care for patients with the goal of creating happier, thriving physicians.
Physician Practice Benchmark Survey
Read the latest findings about shifts in medical practice ownership, physician practice structure and physician payment methods.
Scope of Practice
Find advocacy tools to educate legislators and other governmental decision makers on the education and training of all health care providers.
Trends in Health Care Spending
Learn about the trends in health care spending and what the AMA is doing to reduce the rate of growth in health care spending.
Health Workforce Mapper
The AMA Health Workforce Mapper illustrates the distribution of physicians and non-physician clinicians by specialty, state, county or metropolitan areas.
Health Care Economic Impact
Read about physicians' impact on the economy and the business of medicine.
Allocation of Physician Time in Ambulatory Practice
Learn how physicians’ time is allocated in ambulatory practice and how this affects physician professional satisfaction and patient care.
Medical Liability Policy Research
Find data that show how the current medical liability system puts a strain on physicians and on quality patient care.
Competition in Health Insurance Research
Learn about the current state of competition in health insurance markets across the U.S. and review in-depth analysis on market concentration.
Medical Cybersecurity: A Patient Safety Issue
Study finds 83% of physician practices experienced a cyberattack; HIPAA is a must but not enough, and reliable IT vendors are just part of the solution.