Physicians advocate for more targeted approach to Medicare audits with less focus on penalties and more emphasis on education to avoid errors.
Doctors, pharmacists, other providers and payers commit to work together to ease prior authorization’s treatment delays, administration burdens.
Small-town practice in Illinois illustrates the big picture on physician economic impact. Doctors generate jobs and spending that sustain prosperity.
In critical areas such as health-system overhaul, insurance competition and cutting regulatory burdens, AMA member physicians have made their mark in 2017.
Every doctor is a substantial economic engine and across the nation they support trillions in wages, benefits and taxes each year.