Private practice resources
AMA creates tools and resources so physicians can focus on their patients and keep their practices open.
Applications for CMS’ Making Care Primary model due Nov. 30
Primary care physician practices in eight states can take part in the new 10-year Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ payment model. Learn more.
Nov. 3, 2023: Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update
AMA to MedPAC: Physician pay must track inflation and more in the latest Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update.
Getting started in private practice
It may be confusing—even intimidating—for physicians wishing to start their own practice. That’s why the American Medical Association is here to help.
Oct. 20, 2023: Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update
Budget neutrality legislation discussion draft released by GOP Doctors Caucus co-chairs and more in the latest Medicare Payment Reform Advocacy Update.
Medicare Basics series: Advancing value-based care with alternative payment models
Alternative payment models (APMs) are a key approach to achieving value-based care by providing incentive payments to deliver high-quality and cost-efficient care.
Why CPT is foundational in the transition to value-based care
Value-based pay models require the right data. Learn with the AMA how the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code set is essential to delivering it.
New bipartisan bill a crucial boost to Medicare value-based care
The House measure would make key changes to help more doctors take part in APMs. Learn how the AMA is leading the charge to reform Medicare pay.