With an increased concern about the appropriate use of state health care dollars, our advocacy efforts work to ensure the integrity of health care spending and ensure patients have access to the best care available.

Draw on tools and resources to protect physicians' freedom to practice medicine and promote the business of medicine on issues ranging from certificates of need and program integrity to the corporate practice of medicine and the economic impact of physician practices.

Issue briefs

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PDF 1: Issue Brief: Corporate Practice of Medicine

PDF 2: Issue Brief: Physician Self-Referral

PDF 3: Issue Brief: Certificate of Need Laws

Model legislation

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PDF 4: Model Bill: To Provide for the Autonomy of Hospital Medical Staffs

Other resources

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PDF 5: Evidence for Repeal of Certificate of Need Laws

LINK: AMA Economic Impact Study

With an increased concern about the appropriate use of state health care dollars, our advocacy efforts work to ensure the integrity of health care spending and ensure patients have access to the best care available.

Draw on tools and resources to protect physicians' freedom to practice medicine and promote the business of medicine on issues ranging from certificates of need and program integrity to the corporate practice of medicine and the economic impact of physician practices.

Issue briefs

Downloads

PDF 1: Issue Brief: Corporate Practice of Medicine

PDF 2: Issue Brief: Physician Self-Referral

PDF 3: Issue Brief: Certificate of Need Laws

Model legislation

Downloads

PDF 4: Model Bill: To Provide for the Autonomy of Hospital Medical Staffs

Other resources

Downloads

PDF 5: Evidence for Repeal of Certificate of Need Laws

LINK: AMA Economic Impact Study

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Annalia Michelman

Senior Legislative Attorney

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Why Join the AMA?

An AMA membership means you’ve got access to world-class clinical research, education and insights. Access peer-reviewed medical research findings and editorial opinions from JAMA®, the Journal of the American Medical Association, JAMA Network Open™ and the 11 specialty journals, with CME at no cost.

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