The continued shift of medicine toward value-based care demands innovative payment models that are flexible and practical for both patients and physicians. The AMA is committed to creating opportunities for physicians to develop and participate in alternative payment models through our efforts in healthcare payment reform advocacy.
Essential Advocacy Tools & Resources
Payment reform: Council on Medical services reports
Medicare physician payment schedules
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State advocacy resources
July 30, 2021: National Advocacy Update
AMA advocates to improve maternal health and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Advocating for Public Health
AMA advocacy to improve maternal health
The AMA is committed to tackling the issues surrounding maternal mortality and morbidity. Learn more about ongoing efforts on improving maternal health.
Medicare & Medicaid
Congress must not take physicians’ Medicare pay to build bridges
Proposals to take 2% sequester to help pay for infrastructure spending show Congress not taking seriously the fiscal cliff facing doctors in 2022.
AMA: Wake up to financial peril facing Medicare payment system
AMA raised concern today that Congress seems “indifferent” to the fiscal uncertainty facing the Medicare physician payment system.