Physician Advocacy

Recent Articles

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.

Dec 05, 2017

Physician advocacy regarding the time and administrative burden of the Quality Payment Program is having an impact.

Dec 04, 2017

Processing prior-authorization requests is among a medical practice’s top administrative burdens, but steps are being taken to reduce the problem.

Dec 01, 2017

When considering various overhaul proposals, the AMA holds fast to a bedrock value: Americans with insurance coverage should not lose it.

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.