AMA Reaffirms Commitment to a Tobacco-Free America on World No Tobacco Day
May 31, 2012 11:19 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, May 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Statement attributable to: Peter W. Carmel, M.D. President, American Medical Association "As we recognize the World Health Organization's World No...
New AMA Guidebook Takes the Mystery Out of Insurer-Provided Profile Reports
March 15, 2012 15:09 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, March 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today introduced a new teaching guide to help physicians review insurer-provided practice data and use the...
New AMA How-To Manual on Emerging Physician Payment Models
February 24, 2012 11:42 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Continuing its commitment to provide physicians with expert resources on emerging payment models, the American Medical Association (AMA) today released a new...
AMA Honors U.S. Representative Allyson Schwartz With Top Government Service Award
February 15, 2012 08:10 ET | American Medical Association
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Representative Allyson Schwartz was honored with the American Medical Association's (AMA) top government service award, the Dr. Nathan Davis Award....
AMA Honors U.S. Senator Stabenow With Award for Outstanding Government Service
February 15, 2012 08:07 ET | American Medical Association
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) was honored with the American Medical Association's (AMA) top government service award for elected officials, the Dr....
AMA Unveils Improved Practice Management Website
January 11, 2012 14:40 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, Jan. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today unveiled a redesigned website for its Practice Management Center, featuring a new layout that is easier to...
AMA Statement on Two-Month Delay of Medicare Physician Payment Cut
December 22, 2011 18:40 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, Dec. 22, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Statement attributable to: Peter W. Carmel, M.D., President, American Medical Association "With this brief reprieve from the massive 27 percent cut to...
AMA Adopts New Policies During Final Day of Semi-Annual Meeting
November 15, 2011 11:20 ET | American Medical Association
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 15, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA), the nation's largest physician organization, voted today during the closing session of its semi-annual...
AMA Supports Allowing Research on Organ Transplantation Between HIV-Infected Individuals
November 14, 2011 20:35 ET | American Medical Association
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today voted to support amending a federal law that bars clinical research of HIV-infected organ donation, as a...
AMA Adopts New Policy to Combat National Drug Shortages at Semi-Annual Policy-Making Meeting
November 14, 2011 20:09 ET | American Medical Association
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA), the nation's largest physician group, today adopted policy to combat national drug shortages that threaten...