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AMA statement on JAMA podcast and tweet
Recent podcast and tweet published by JAMA inconsistent with the policies and views of AMA.
New analysis shows Medicare spending patterns upended by COVID-19
Medicare spending on physician services declined an estimated $9.4 billion between January and June 2020.
Health care groups urge more race, ethnicity data for COVID vaccinations
Leading health care advocacy groups urged all health care professionals to collect and report more race and ethnicity data when administering COVID-19 vaccines.
AMA statement on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine
ACIP recommendation is another major step toward vaccinating millions of people across the country.
AMA announces newly appointed RUC chair
Will guide vital work of convening physician insight and input that informs Medicare.
Joint statement on Supreme Court decision to review Title X 'gag rule'
This rule continues to bring immense harm to people across the country who depend on affordable reproductive health care.
AMA, Satcher launch fellowship program to confront health inequities
First-of-its-kind initiative aims to reshape the future of health equity advocacy, improve health outcomes
AMA, AHA, ANA urge continued vigilance as U.S. exceeds 500,000 COVID-19 deaths
We mourn the loss of 500,000 people in this country, a toll that has left gaping holes in the lives of those they left behind.
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AMA in the News: February 2021
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for February 2021.
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