Patient Support & Advocacy
Over 200,000 Missourians will get covered with Medicaid expansion
Missouri voters take a step to improve the health of people in their state by approving a state constitution amendment to expand Medicaid eligibility.
Data from 10 cities show COVID-19 impact based on poverty, race
Poverty plays a role in deaths and infections, but racism was still a factor in higher income areas. Learn why further community study is needed.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: What’s behind the continuing high number of new cases?
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by taking a look at the continuing high number of new cases.
Physicians have role in the new COVID-19 lab reporting requirements
New national COVID-19 lab data reporting requirements call for collecting demographic data necessary to help contact tracing and address inequities.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: Celebrating the work in policy, health justice of John Lewis
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by celebrating the work in health justice and policy of Congressman John Lewis.
AMA and Center for Health Equity resources on COVID-19
Find a list of resources from the AMA and the AMA Center for Health Equity for addressing health disparities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 health equity resources
The AMA is compiling critical health equity resources to focus on the structural issues that contribute to and could exacerbate already existing inequities, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Your Powerful Ally
The AMA helps physicians build a better future for medicine, advocating in the courts and on the hill to remove obstacles to patient care and confront today’s greatest health crises.
COVID-19 action plan
This quick-start COVID-19 guide, curated from comprehensive CDC, JAMA Network and WHO resources, will help prepare your practice, address patient concerns and answer your most pressing questions.
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Essential Advocacy Tools & Resources
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Q&A: How AMA brings the physician voice to public health planning