E/M overhaul aims to reduce physicians’ documentation burdens
Learn how the AMA has worked with CMS and 170 physician organizations to simplify office-visit documentation.
8 prior authorization terms that drive every doctor crazy
Learn them with this handy glossary to better understand this frustrating cost-control practice—and find out how the AMA wants to fix prior auth.
Simple tips to help physicians master the patient portal inbox
Technology has enabled patient-physician digital communication. Basic steps can be taken to ensure this is an asset and not a burden.
Improving electronic health records
We're partnering with multiple stakeholders to improve physician and end-user experience with electronic health records.
How CMS can fix prior auth to put patients before paperwork
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) asked for suggestions on cutting administrative burdens on physicians and others in health care.
AMA, others ask CMS to comprehensively address prior authorization
CMS urged to reduce the harms and burdens of prior authorization by incorporating Consensus Principles.
Pain assessments: are clinicians required to ask patients about pain during every consultation?
The myth Clinical teams are required to ask patients about their level of pain at every visit, regardless of the reason for the visit.
Fight Regulatory Burdens
AMA-inspired changes to Office Visit reporting will save the typical office-based physician 180 hours of documentation each year.
CPT Code Revision Updates
The AMA’s work on streamlining documentation and reducing note bloat is far from over. Subscribe now to stay in the loop on continued CPT reform.