AMA president: Physicians have an obligation to be leaders
When there are situations that affect the health and well-being of our patients, we have an obligation to lead, says AMA President Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA.
Payment & Delivery Models
A majority of physicians now take part in an ACO
In less than a decade, accountable care organization participation has become more common. Find out which physicians and practice types are more likely to join ACOs.
Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA vision on health care reform
Download the vision statement on the AMA's commitment to improving health insurance coverage and health care access.
AMA condemns effort to remove patient nondiscrimination protections
AMA speaks out against the Trump administration’s proposal to remove anti-discrimination protections across a variety of programs and insurance plans.
New AMA president: Time for physicians to create history together
In ascending to one of medicine’s highest offices, new AMA president Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, has completed an unlikely journey.
AMA, physician groups defend ACA gains in new Texas v. U.S. filing
In defense of coverage gains and patient protections of the ACA, the AMA and other leading physician groups filed an amicus brief in the case of Texas v. U.S.
Supreme Court looks to AMA for guidance in big health care cases
The AMA’s input has helped shape rulings on everything from alcoholism and transgender rights to medical privacy and the Affordable Care Act.