Telehealth bill would require ERISA plans to cover virtual care
Bipartisan House bill would let more patients and physicians enjoy telehealth flexibilities now—and beyond the pandemic.
Survey shows video telehealth’s broad reach 6 months into pandemic
AMA report details which physician specialties embraced telehealth and how often they used it. Congress must do its part to maintain telehealth’s momentum.
Patients, doctors like telehealth. Here’s what should come next.
Massive survey shows how patients and physicians feel about telehealth. Learn what’s needed to protect and improve this mode of care.
Biden’s coronavirus relief bill: What physicians should know
The AMA was neutral on the $1.9 trillion legislation, which contains many provisions that will affect U.S. health care for years to come. Learn more.
7 tips for physicians looking to connect with lawmakers
Learn with the AMA about the keys physicians should know to form positive, productive relationships with legislators.
Todd Askew recaps takeaways from National Advocacy Conference
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 with a recap on takeaways from National Advocacy Conference.
Medicare & Medicaid
Why Congress must act now to prevent physician Medicare pay cuts
As their revenue plummets during the pandemic, physicians are in store for 2% Medicare pay cuts. Learn more with the AMA.
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