Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA advocacy 2020-2021 efforts
The AMA advocates at the federal and state levels on key health care issues impacting patients and physicians. See updates of our some of our recent efforts.
Doctors ask CMS to enforce rules on zero-fee EFT payments
As much as 3% of EFT claim payments are going to “value-added” services physician practices never requested. It’s time for the practice to end.
May 21, 2021: National Advocacy Update
COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act enacted and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
More physician practices move to contactless payment options
Adopting new payment processing technology can improve collections efficiency and offer a safety boost amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Electronic transaction toolkits for administrative simplification
Find resources to help physicians efficiently and successfully manage payment-related interactions with health insurers.
3 keys to getting paid and thriving in private practice
So you’ve decided an employment setting isn’t the right fit for you? That makes close attention to payment an even bigger priority.
April 5, 2018: National Advocacy Update
Controlled substance e-prescribing, new alternative payment models and more in the latest AMA national health care advocacy news.
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