Dec. 1, 2023: National Advocacy Update
AMA Advocacy Insights webinar: Strategies to address the nation’s worsening overdose and death epidemic and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Help Move Medicine
Medicine doesn’t stand still, and neither do we. AMA members don’t just keep up with medicine—they shape its future.
Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Oct. 30, 2023
In the news: HHS information blocking ‘disincentives,’ infant mortality rising, more Americans should get lung cancer screening, fewer teens vaping and more.
Nov. 3, 2023: National Advocacy Update
Register now: 2024 AMA National Advocacy Conference and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
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.
Information-blocking enforcement underway: 8 keys for physicians
IT developers and others now face up to $1 million in fines for each violation, and key themes guiding enforcement have emerged. Learn more.
Patient data privacy and access resources
Download PDF resources to ensure that patients have meaningful controls over and a clear understanding of how their health information data is being used.
July 14, 2023: National Advocacy Update
Concerns over CMS increasing prior authorization requirements and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Refining rules on data release can prevent harm to patients
While some patients want immediate release of test results, others complain that getting bad news electronically without physician involvement causes unnecessary anxiety.