How Is Organized Medicine Helping to Combat the Opioid Epidemic?

Last October, the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA)…

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AMA President Posts Open Letter to Physicians on Opioid Abuse Epidemic

Steven Stack, MD, the president of the American Medical Association (AMA) and an emergency…

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Landmark Proposed Rule Outlines Future For Our Health Care System

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released their proposed rule…

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AMA Calls On Physicians To Turn the Tide of the Opioid Epidemic

Last week, the nation’s physicians received a direct appeal from AMA President Steven J. Stack, MD,…

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EHR Incentive Program Hardship Exception Program Instructions

If you did not successfully meet Meaningful Use (MU) for an EHR incentive program reporting period…

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What Impact Would the Proposed Insurance Company Mergers Have on You and Your Practice?

In light of the proposed merger of Anthem and CIGNA and between Aetna and Humana, the AMA has…

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AMA Launches Silicon Valley Health Technology Hub, Health2047

The American Medical Association (AMA) announced earlier this month that it is investing $15M to…

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Frustrated with Summary of Care Documents? Give Your Feedback Here

The AMA is assisting the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) with gathering information to…

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The Top 10 Issues Discussed at the AMA Interim Meeting

The 2015 AMA Interim Meeting took place the week of Nov. 16. Here are links to articles on the top…

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Update: Health Insurance Mergers

The North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) along with our national partners, The Physicians…

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