AMA News

Dec 07, 2017

The AMA took a leading role in the year-plus fight against two health insurance mega-mergers. The effort paid off with courtroom victories in 2017.

Recent Articles

Nov 16, 2017

Senate tax plan would scrap key provision that encourages insurance enrollment and lead to millions more uninsured. A different approach is needed.

Nov 16, 2017

The AMA House of Delegates weighs in on changes to Medicaid, e-prescribing and clerkship spots for U.S. med students.

Nov 15, 2017

The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems and other quality assessments should account for social-risk factors.

Nov 15, 2017

Delegates also push for effective opioid-use disorder in jails and prisons and emergency naloxone in public settings.

Nov 15, 2017

E-prescription cancellation should be standardized across EHRs, delegates say. They also push back on EHR-related pay penalties.