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
Oct. 22, 2021: National Advocacy Update
AMA supports passage of the TRIUMPH Act to combat maternal mortality and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Medicare & Medicaid
Solid House majority backs stopping Medicare physician pay cliff
Physicians in the House of Representatives lead bipartisan coalition calling for impending Medicare payment cuts totaling 10% to be averted.
Oct. 8, 2021: National Advocacy Update
Surprise billing regulation favors insurers and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Oct. 8, 2021: Advocacy Update other news
Apply for Provider Relief Fund phase 4 and rural payments by Oct. 26 and more in the latest Advocacy Update other news.