What states are doing to combat rising prescription drug prices
Learn about the approaches, such as price transparency, that are being tried at the state level to address prescription drug skyrocketing costs.
Patient Support & Advocacy
Doctors take message on surprise-billing fix to Capitol Hill
80% favor action on the issue. Learn how the AMA is fighting for patient protections from unanticipated medical bills and stronger provider network regulations to ensure fair payment to out-of-network physicians.
AMA develops Rx for drug prices that are high and rising
Arbitration can be used in determining price of prescription drugs that have insufficient competition, high list prices, or have seen unjustifiable price increases.
AMA sharpens policy to promote reasonable drug prices
Physicians adopt principles for the use of drug price arbitration and international price indices.
Highlights from the 2019 AMA Interim Meeting
Catch up with the news from the AMA House of Delegates’ November 2019 meeting in San Diego.
How Netflix-style plans could solve drug-spending dilemmas
States are locked in a zero-sum budget game when it comes to breakthrough medical treatments. Subscription drug pricing can help.
Why putting prices in EHRs will help doctors keep costs in check
Including prescription-drug prices in electronic health records would improve transparency while simultaneously strengthening the patient-doctor bond.
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