AMA Press Releases and Statements
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A survey released by the AMA found that 92 percent of physicians say that prior authorizations programs have a negative impact on patient clinical outcomes.
Mar 19, 2018
The AMA is hopeful about an overhaul to reporting requirements under Advancing Care Information performance category.
Mar 6, 2018
AMA and Anthem, Inc. will collaborate on solutions that drive high-value experience for patients, physicians, other health care professionals and health plans.
Mar 2, 2018
An AMA and LexisNexis® Risk Solutions survey reveals both groups must work together to help eliminate potential barriers to care by reducing directory errors.
Feb 27, 2018
AMA applauded HHS Secretary Alex Azar’s comment this weekend on the leadership role he intends to play in devising the federal response to the opioid epidemic.
Feb 26, 2018
Physicians can stay up to date with latest developments in QPP by listening to the new series, “Inside Medicare’s New Payment System.”
Feb 22, 2018
On the heels of the recent E.coli outbreak, the AMA and FDA announced new online CME videos to help physicians combat the spread of foodborne illness.
Feb 21, 2018
AMA released the following statement after HHS Sec. Alex Azar said he believes the CDC has the ability to conduct gun violence research.
Feb 15, 2018
AMA presented Dr. Michael M. Gottesman, deputy director for Intramural Research at NIH, with the Dr. Nathan Davis Award for Outstanding Government Service.
Feb 14, 2018
The AMA presented Lt. Gen. Mark Ediger, M.D., Surgeon General of the U.S. Air Force, with the Dr. Nathan Davis Award for Outstanding Government Service.
Feb 14, 2018