Private Payer Reform
Find new payment and delivery models developed to enhance patient and practice needs.
National Managed Care Contract Database
Access the AMA's National Managed Care Contract database for information and assistance about the complexities and workings of managed care contracts.
Understanding Accountable Care Organizations (ACO)
Understand the main issues physicians will encounter when asked to participate in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO), whether publicly or privately funded.
Reducing Administrative Barriers to Care
Help patients and physicians to ease burdens of prior authorizations and other arduous barriers to care.
Evaluating & Negotiating Payment Options
Physicians thinking about transitioning from fee-for-service payment to risk-based reimbursement can evaluate options to make an educated choice.
Stay informed using the AMA's resources to help regulate appropriate state laws related to managed care contracting.
Improving Provider Networks & Access to Care
Take action to protect patient’s access to quality care and improve transparency in provider networks.
Strengthen the Practice Through Collaboration
Access the Strengthen Your Practice manual that helps physicians, legislators and others see benefits and limitations of potential collaboration arrangements.