Over the past year, the AMA brought together specialty societies and other health care professional organizations to partner with CMS on the first overhaul of E/M office visit codes in more than 25 years. Explore the AMA’s resources for combating administrative burden and stay informed on critical updates like E/M office visit code changes.
Reducing Administrative Burden
Membership Moves Medicine™
Essential Tools & Resources
CPT® evaluation and management background
Educational module on CPT code revisions
Demystifying regulatory myths
Must hospitals send ADT notifications to physicians’ EHR inbox?
This regulatory myth examines if hospitals must send admission, discharge and transfer (ADT) notifications to physicians’ EHR inbox.
Refining rules on data release can prevent harm to patients
While some patients want immediate release of test results, others complain that getting bad news electronically without physician involvement causes unnecessary anxiety.
Toll from prior authorization exceeds alleged benefits, say physicians
AMA survey highlights physician experience with unnecessary waste generated by insurer-imposed authorization controls.
Prior authorization research & reports
Read the evidence supporting the need for prior authorization reform.
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The AMA helps physicians build a better future for medicine, advocating in the courts and on the Hill to remove obstacles to patient care and confront today’s greatest health crises.
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.