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.
95% of U.S. health insurance markets are “highly concentrated”
Latest AMA data on health insurance competition in the U.S. shows why recently revised federal merger guidelines are welcome. Learn more.
AMA in the News: December 2023
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for December 2023.
Competition in health care research
Learn about the current state of competition in health insurance markets across the U.S. and review in-depth analysis on market concentration.
Ensuring health insurance competition
Discover the AMA's position on health insurance mergers and why the AMA believes fewer insurance carriers undermine physician practices and harm patient care.
Health insurance markets need competition, not consolidation
The AMA supports federal efforts to subject health insurer mergers to greater scrutiny, given the high level of consolidation that already exists.
AMA identifies market leaders in health insurance
High company market share and troubling market concentration plague the health insurance industry
AMA in the News: September 2023
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for September 2023.