Physician payment reform: Council on Medical Service reports
Download PDFs of council reports that contribute to the policy options for reforming physician payment. Key council reports on this topic have addressed APMs, Medicaid expansion, the site-of-service differential and high-value care.
Delivery reform: Council on Medical Service reports
Download PDFs of council reports that advocate policies on emerging delivery systems that protect and foster the patient/physician relationship. Key Council reports on this topic have addressed patient-centered medical homes, precision medicine, APMs, telemedicine, and retail and store-based health clinics.
Medicare & Medicaid: Council on Medical Service reports
Download PDFs of council reports that anticipate and respond to Medicare and Medicaid program changes addressing such issues as program rules that impact medical practice, physician payment and the emergence of Alternative Payment Models (APMs).
Know these 9 strategies to reverse the trend on BP control
A scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the AMA identifies implementation strategies to improve BP control in the U.S.
What's the difference between physician assistants and physicians?
Dozens of states have moved to expand scope of practice for physician assistants (PAs). Learn with the AMA about what sets PAs and physicians apart.
Private practice resources
AMA creates tools and resources so physicians can focus on their patients and keep their practices open.
AMA Advocacy in Action
Learn from Advocacy in Action about what’s at stake and what the AMA is doing to address the concerns most relevant to patients and physicians.
AMA Advocacy Insights webinar series
AMA Advocacy Insights webinar series examines key advocacy issues from the federal and state levels impacting patients and physicians.