AMA STEPS Forward® webinar series: Recorded events
View past recordings from the AMA STEPS Forward® webinar series.
Your powerful ally
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.
AMA advocacy efforts
The AMA advocates at the federal and state levels on key health care issues impacting patients and physicians. See updates of some of the recent efforts.
What’s the cost of scope creep? Start counting in the millions
Research at two health systems has uncovered the cost of care when it is delivered by nonphysician providers practicing without doctor oversight.
Digital health payment
"Will I receive payment?” Physicians need assurances that digital health solutions are cost-effective and provide a path to payment. Download issue brief, policy, model bill and state law chart PDFs to learn more.
How states can boost telehealth with more flexible licensure
Learn about emerging physician licensure models and how the AMA is helping states the tools they need to expand the scale and reach of telehealth.
Battlefield widens with hundreds of scope-creep bills introduced
Protecting patients from unsafe expansion of nonphysician scope of practice is paramount. Learn how the AMA fights to stop scope creep.
Public health improvement
Download PDFs of issue briefs and model bills— resources from the Advocacy Resource Center that can help improve public health in your state.
Once just a burden, prior authorization has become a nightmare
Health plan prior-authorization processes are out of control and have a negative impact on patient care, but momentum is building to pass reforms.