Physician deadline nears to report on use of COVID-19 relief cash
Doctors who got more than $10,000 from Provider Relief Fund in second half of 2020 have until March 31 to report how that money was used. Learn more.
Patient Support & Advocacy
Surprise billing rule provision jeopardizes patient access to care
Biden administration plan to implement No Surprises Act runs contrary to the intent of new statute, say doctors, hospitals and many members of Congress.
Medicare & Medicaid
13.9 billion ways COVID-19 has affected Medicare spending
Spending on services listed in 2020 Medicare physician payment schedule was $13.9 billion lower than expected, says a new AMA report.
7 physician private practice success stories you should know
The AMA offers great resources to help physicians get started in private practice. Learn how these doctors have thrived in this setting.
Medicare spending on physician services declined $13.9 billion in 2020
New AMA report documents unprecedented changes in Medicare spending during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 financial impact on physician practices
Learn about the economic impact of COVID-19 on physician practices with the COVID-19 Physician practice financial impact survey results.
HHS allocates $25.5 billion to cover financial losses from COVID-19
Applications are now being accepted, through Oct. 26, to help physician practices affected between July 2020 and April 2021. Learn more with the AMA.
A time to stand together
With expert resources and tireless advocacy, the AMA is your powerful ally against COVID-19.