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May 31, 2024: National Advocacy Update

 AMA submits comments on FTC’s investigation into the role of “middlemen” in drug shortages and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.

Advocacy Update

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Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of May 20, 2024

In the news: Senate finance committee Medicare pay push, cyberattack HIPAA reporting requirements, H5N1 avian flu and more.

Publications & Newsletters
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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.

Patient Support & Advocacy
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Physician cybersecurity

Viruses, malware and hackers pose a threat to patients and physician practices. Find resources to protect patient health records and other data from cyberattacks.

Sustainability
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Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH, discusses recent cyberattacks & their impact

In an appearance at MSNBC's Morning Joe, AMA President Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH, discusses the recent cyberattacks and their impact on patients and physicians.

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Change Healthcare cyberattack

Change Healthcare experiences a cyber security issue impacting prior procedure authorizations, electronic prescribing and other patient care functions.

Sustainability
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Why private practices need a stronger handle on the revenue cycle

Success with revenue cycle management in your private physician practice requires understanding your IT capabilities and delivering “clean claims.”

Private Practices
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Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of May 13, 2024

In the news: Cardiovascular-kidney-metabolic syndrome, threat of cyberattacks for health care industry, weight loss maintenance with semaglutide and more.

Publications & Newsletters
AMA Update for May 17, 2024: How to prevent data breaches, medical device hacking, and improve cybersecurity in health care
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How to prevent data breaches, medical device hacking, and improve cybersecurity in health care

The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about the top health care cybersecurity issues.

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