Publications & Newsletters
Catch this year’s must-listen medical podcasts
Physician well-being, public health and the details of physician contacts were topics that generated interest, and podcast downloads, this year.
AMA to ensure future physicians receive health care economics training
AMA calls on medical schools and residency programs to incorporate content on health care economics.
Dr. Jha: Unique U.S. solution needed to tackle high health spending
America’s high spending on health care comes with tradeoffs. While negative factors exist—such as the expensive cost of drugs and medical procedures—there are positives too.
Physicians weigh in on DACA case before Supreme Court
Physicians tell the U.S. Supreme Court that eliminating the current policy would worsen physician shortages and hamper emergency preparedness.
Why U.S. spends so much on health care: Learn from world comparisons
Harvard’s Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH, lays out what we know—and don’t know—about health care spending in the U.S. and around the world.
Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA vision on health care reform
Download the vision statement on the AMA's commitment to improving health insurance coverage and health care access.
Trends in health care spending
Learn about the trends in health care spending and what the AMA is doing to reduce the rate of growth in health care spending.