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Patient Support & Advocacy
Appeals court stays ruling on no-cost preventive care under ACA
The AMA and others supported a stay to enable patients to continue accessing preventive care under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) while litigation proceeds.
Scope of Practice
AMA successfully fights scope of practice expansions that threaten patient safety
Patients deserve care led by physicians. The AMA successfully fights scope of practice expansions that threaten patient safety through research and education.
Next steps in mifepristone court fight: What doctors should know
Federal appeals court will hear arguments on order that would prevent access to a safe and effective reproductive health care option. Learn more.
The Supreme Court should not expand scope of False Claims Act
Byzantine rules can bewilder pharmacies, physicians and others who contract with the government through Medicare and other programs. Learn more.
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