AMA advocacy to improve maternal health
The AMA is committed to tackling the issues surrounding maternal mortality and morbidity. Download the PDFs and learn more about ongoing efforts on improving maternal health.
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.
AMA advocacy efforts: Population care and health disparities
The AMA advocates at the federal and state levels on key issues in population care and health disparities.
Sept. 22, 2023: State Advocacy Update
CMS raises concerns over improper household-level Medicaid and CHIP disenrollments and more in the latest State Advocacy Update.
Sept. 8, 2023: State Advocacy Update
Advocacy Insights webinar: Emerging state models of physician licensure flexibility for telehealth and more in the latest State Advocacy Update.
July 14, 2023: National Advocacy Update
Concerns over CMS increasing prior authorization requirements and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
June 16, 2023: National Advocacy Update
Highlights from the 2023 AMA Annual Meeting and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Advocacy in action: Covering the uninsured
People who are uninsured live sicker and die younger. Learn how the AMA works to strengthen the Affordable Care Act and expand health insurance coverage.