AMA Telehealth helpful resources
In an effort to keep our health care workers and patients safe amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Medical Association has designed resources to support physicians and practices in expediting the implementation of telemedicine, so care can continue to be provided to those who need it most.
How CPT codes set stage for telehealth’s rise amid pandemic
Learn how the infrastructure that was in place to help manage workflow and facilitate payment aided booming use of telehealth in 2020.
Medicare & Medicaid
CMS payment policies & regulatory flexibilities during COVID-19 emergency
View the key actions the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services have taken in response to AMA to improve Medicare coverage of services and reduce regulatory burdens on physicians during the COVID-19 crisis.
Financial impact survey reveals the effect of COVID-19 on physician practices
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the financial impact on physician practices with the results of AMA's financial impact survey.
Experts discuss ways to integrate behavioral health into your practice
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the Behavioral Health Initiative (BHI) Collaborative.
6 best practices to sharpen physicians’ use of telehealth
The COVID-19 pandemic has thrust telehealth into homes across the world. Learn top experts’ advice on how to ensure effective use of telemedicine.
Senate bill would nix geographic, site restrictions on telehealth
Outdated limits on telehealth have been temporarily waived during the COVID-19 pandemic. AMA supports a bill that makes these waivers permanent.
A time to stand together
With expert resources and tireless advocacy, the AMA is your powerful ally against COVID-19.