State policy changes that can help COVID-19 fight
States can’t allocate trillions the way Congress can. Learn what state policymakers can do in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Policy options for states to address COVID-19
View some of the policy options, such as costs for testing, access to care and vaccines, for states to implement to address the COVID-19 outbreak.
Payment & Delivery Models
How embedded pharmacists improve care for Native American patients
Native American communities face growing inequity in health care, largely due to inadequate access to services. Find out how pharmacists help.
Teaching culturally humble primary care
Tonya Fancher, MD, MPH, knows that more primary care doctors in a community means more equitable outcomes. She’s made it her medical school’s mission to help aspiring doctors tailor what they learn to the patients they serve.
New York effort raises use of MAT for opioid-use disorder
Medications for addiction treatment (MAT) are underused, with racial, geographic and economic barriers. Learn about a Big Apple initiative that’s making big changes.
Chicago investments tackle health inequities from the ground up
AMA commits to $2 million investment toward the betterment of community health and well-being on Chicago’s West Side, marked by decades of disinvestment.
AMA in the News
AMA in the News: February 2020
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for February 2020.
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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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