Private practice resources
AMA creates tools and resources so physicians can focus on their patients and keep their practices open.
Physician Practice Benchmark Survey
Download PDFs of the latest findings about shifts in medical practice ownership, physician practice structure and physician payment methods.
Nov. 3, 2023: National Advocacy Update
Register now: 2024 AMA National Advocacy Conference and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Nearly 60% of doctors work in a practice that’s part of an ACO
AMA survey shows physician participation in accountable care organizations (ACOs) keeps growing, but fee for service still dominant. Learn more.
Medicare Basics series: Advancing value-based care with alternative payment models
Alternative payment models (APMs) are a key approach to achieving value-based care by providing incentive payments to deliver high-quality and cost-efficient care.
Why CPT is foundational in the transition to value-based care
Value-based pay models require the right data. Learn with the AMA how the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code set is essential to delivering it.
New bipartisan bill a crucial boost to Medicare value-based care
The House measure would make key changes to help more doctors take part in APMs. Learn how the AMA is leading the charge to reform Medicare pay.
Aug. 11, 2023: Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update
100+ bipartisan representatives push for MACRA reform and more in the latest Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update.