AMA Medical Student Advocacy Conference (MAC)
The 2024 American Medical Association Medical Student Advocacy Conference (MAC) will be held March 7-8, 2024.
Physician teamwork helps block bad scope of practice bills
The Washington State Medical Association, AMA and other physician organizations defeated multiple bills that would have put patient safety at risk.
Advocacy in action: Supporting telehealth
Telehealth is a vital way to deliver high-quality care. The AMA is fighting to permanently remove restrictions on telehealth coverage and payment.
Pay schedule contains AMA advocacy wins on telehealth, diabetes
The proposed 3.36% Medicare pay cut is unconscionable, and the AMA is fighting to stop it. CMS is taking some other AMA recommendations to heart.
Medical student leadership opportunities
Take on leadership opportunities at the local, state or national levels to represent medical students and address their concerns.
Sept. 22, 2023: Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update
Physicians urge action on proposed 3.36% Medicare pay cut in 2024 and more in the latest Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update.
Sept. 22, 2023: National Advocacy Update
AMA urges that telehealth prescribing benefits be protected and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Sept. 22, 2023: State Advocacy Update
CMS raises concerns over improper household-level Medicaid and CHIP disenrollments and more in the latest State Advocacy Update.