Why telehealth progress could be erased if Congress fails to act
Most telehealth coverage for Medicare patients is set to expire. Here’s how to maintain seniors’ access to care while they stay safe at home.
Statement on withdrawal of U.S. from the World Health Organization
The Trump administration's official withdrawal from the World Health Organization (WHO) puts the health of our country at grave risk.
COVID-19 exposed systemic weak points. How to get it right next time.
The AMA details for Senate HELP Committee Chair Lamar Alexander how the nation’s health system should be changed to better prepare for the next pandemic.
11 beginning steps to reform policing and tackle racial injustices
Congress considers police reforms in the aftermath of George Floyd’s tragic death. AMA offers road map on how to move forward together.
AMA urges lawmakers to act on policing reform to protect public health
The AMA calls on political leaders to make systemic changes in our nation’s criminal justice system.
Physician practices are losing out in the scramble for PPE
The AMA is urging Vice President Pence and FEMA to take immediate actions to help office-based physicians obtain the personal protective equipment they need.
International Medical Education
Why IMG physicians are vital to U.S. health security
The Trump proclamation blocking international medical graduates from entering the U.S. to train is not in the country’s best interest during a pandemic.
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The AMA helps physicians build a better future for medicine, advocating in the courts and on the hill to remove obstacles to patient care and confront today’s greatest health crises.