Prior authorization requirements can lead to negative clinical outcomes. Get the latest resources and information and learn more about how the AMA is leading reforms around prior authorization.
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AMA advocacy efforts
The AMA advocates at the federal and state levels on key health care issues impacting patients and physicians. See updates of some of the recent efforts.
June 2, 2023: National Advocacy Update
U.S. Surgeon General releases advisory on social media and youth mental health, and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
June 2, 2023: State Advocacy Update
Patients, physicians, including AMA President, testify in support of D.C. bill to reform prior authorization and more in the latest State Advocacy Update.
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AMA in the News: May 2023
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for May 2023.
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