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July 12, 2024: Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update

Registration open: Live July 17 webinar with CMS staff on new ACO PC Flex Model and more in the latest Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update.

Advocacy Update

Breaking down barriers

Support the AMA’s efforts to secure patients’ right to quality health care. Help us expand access to care for marginalized and minoritized communities in the U.S.

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July 12, 2024: National Advocacy Update

AMA submits comments on CISA cybersecurity reporting proposed regulation and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.

Advocacy Update
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AMA statement on ONC exception to protect reproductive health privacy

ONC added privacy protections for reproductive health in a rule released today.

Press Releases
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AMA advocacy to improve maternal health

The AMA is committed to tackling the issues surrounding maternal mortality and morbidity. Download the PDFs and learn more about ongoing efforts on improving maternal health.

Public Health

Reproductive health education

Gain essential knowledge on patient-centered sexual and reproductive health, with free evidence-based curricula from Innovating Education in Reproductive Health.

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AMA reaction to Supreme Court decision in Idaho abortion case

The dismissal of an Idaho case by SCOTUS has reinstated a pause on parts of the state’s near-total abortion ban and restored access to emergency abortions in Idaho.

Press Releases
Doctor shows pregnant patient an ultrasound on a digital tablet
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4 keys to better manage hypertension in pregnancy

Hypertension in pregnancy happens in 16% of hospital deliveries. The CDC outlines tools that physician practices can employ to improve outcomes.

Hypertension
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June 14, 2024: Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update

AMA comments on 2025 Medicare hospital inpatient payment proposed rule and more in the latest Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update.

Advocacy Update
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AMA applauds Supreme Court ruling preserving access to mifepristone

The American Medical Association applauds today’s unanimous ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that preserves access to mifepristone for millions of women across the country.

Press Releases
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AMA adopts policies to protect patients

Physician and medical student leaders at the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates approved policies aimed at protecting patient access to needed health care.

Press Releases