Why AMA is investing in Chicago’s West Side to boost health equity
Factors outside the exam room drive disparate health care outcomes. Learn how the AMA will help finance a bid to promote well-being in an area with life expectancy far below the national average.
Patient Support & Advocacy
Doctors take message on surprise-billing fix to Capitol Hill
80% favor action on the issue. Learn how the AMA is fighting for patient protections from unanticipated medical bills and stronger provider network regulations to ensure fair payment to out-of-network physicians.
Physicians can help address global burden of cancer inequality
As a global public health imperative, physicians and other health professionals must work together to address cancer inequality. Find out more with the AMA.
Effort aims to create cadre of physician LGBTQ health specialists
C-SPAN co-founder John D. Evans helped bring Congress to cable TV. Now he will lead AMA Foundation commission targeting LGBTQ health disparities.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
The top 10 ethical issues medical students should be taught
Get key background from the AMA on the emerging medical ethics topics that medical students should be learning about in medical school.
AMA statement on Ways and Means Committee surprise billing legislation
AMA supports underlying mechanism for resolving disputes, including the eligibility of all disputed claims for negotiation and mediation.
AMA in the News
AMA in the News: January 2020
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for January 2020.
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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