Physician Advocacy

Recent Articles

Feb 20, 2018

In an era of disruption, essential  principles of physician advocacy hold true: Tell stories, bring facts, build relationships. This approach generates results.

Feb 16, 2018

The AMA is pursuing an ambitious agenda to reform payment systems, cut red tape, end the opioid epidemic and protect health care coverage. Here is how you can get involved.

Feb 15, 2018

The Parkland, Fla., school shooting is the latest tragic reminder of the steps needed to reduce firearms' deadly toll. That includes clearing the way for federally funded research of the problem.

Feb 12, 2018

A variety of AMA tools help bring physician voices to the table, leverage lawmaker relationships and activate patients on urgent policy issues.

Feb 09, 2018

Congress keeps government running, extends CHIP for 10 years, approves key Medicare pay provisions and kills the Independent Payment Advisory Board.