Patient Support & Advocacy
Texas SB 8 puts bounties on doctors’ heads for delivering care
The AMA is deeply disappointed by U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to stop this egregious ban from taking effect, endangering patients’ access to care.
State high court protects peer-review documents from discovery
In a ruling favorable to physicians, Pennsylvania’s highest court says the law protects the documents that allow physicians to have frank conversations.
AMA in the News
AMA in the News: August 2021
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for August 2021.
Medical liability noneconomic damages cap survives challenge
The AMA and Missouri State Medical Association had urged state’s high court to uphold essential reforms that protect patients’ access to care.
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