Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA advocacy 2022 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.
April 29, 2022: Advocacy Update other news
Helping children and families, patients with pain on the latest Advocacy Update other news.
AMA Advocacy Insights webinar series: Drug overdose epidemic
Watch the latest AMA Advocacy Insights webinar on the nation’s drug overdose epidemic—helping children and families, patients with pain.
Shifting the conversation about substance use disorder with Bobby Mukkamala, MD
AMA's Moving Medicine series features physician voices and achievements. Learn more in this discussion with Bobby Mukkamala, MD, on substance use disorder.
HIV, STIs, Viral Hepatitis and LTBI Routine Screening Toolkit
This toolkit was developed with input from health care professionals and was designed for clinicians working in community health centers.
Ending the stigma of opioid-use disorder in the emergency department
Need for cultural shift in medicine on opioid-use disorder is long overdue. Learn about one emergency physician’s journey to understanding.
Psychopharmacology guide on prescribing psychotropic medications
The AMA's psychopharmacology how-to guide offers best practices on when and how to treat patients with psychotropic medications.
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