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See you in 6 months. and your insurer is OK with the bill
While you’re putting your clothes back on in the doctor’s exam room, a new conversation could begin...
Doctors' lobby blasts Congress for delayed 'doc fix'
The American Medical Association continued to blast Congress Thursday for its failure, thus far, to pass legislation...
Some in AMA want to revise stances on health reform
Less than three months after the American Medical Association endorsed the health reform plan that became law, some...
AMA ads say Senate 'took a vacation' instead of fixing Medicare
The American Medical Association has established a multi-million dollar ad campaign that states Senators left town for...
Web Exclusive: AMA Wants Permanent Fix on Physician Pay Issue
The president of the American Medical Association criticized the Senate's vote on Wednesday to delay a 21.2 % physician...
Web Exclusive: Are Doctors Better Off Without the SGR?
The AMA's endorsement last week of the House healthcare reform bill caught some by surprise.
Web Exclusive: AMA Ranks Payers' Claims Processes, Which are Often a 'Murky Mess'
In hopes that it may lead to reduced payment hassles and could save doctors time and money, the American Medical...
American Medical Association report card ranks insurers' efficiency
The American Medical Association has released its second National Health Insurer Report Card, which measures the...
Physician Groups suing WellPoint over out-of-network payments
The American Medical Association, Connecticut State Medical Society, and others are suing WellPoint Inc., claiming that...
AMA, others suing Aetna, Cigna over payments
The American Medical Association announced it is suing health insurers Aetna Inc. and Cigna Corp. for allegedly using...

Audio Conference: Proactively Defend Against Recovery Auditor Prepayment Reviews
Recovery Auditor prepayment reviews are the latest wrinkle to be thrown at providers. This audio conference will help...
Continuing Education: Level of Care Determinations for 2014: Las Vegas, NV
Attend the half-day seminar, Outpatient, Observation or Inpatient? Continuing to Walk the Tightrope of Regulatory...
Continuing Education: OPPS and IPPS Reimbursement Fundamentals: Las Vegas, NV
Attend OPPS and IPPS Reimbursement Fundamentals, a half-day seminar on October 2nd in Las Vegas. Learn how CMS...
Webcast: Value-Based Purchasing and Documentation Improvement
If your CDI program has not incorporated value-based purchasing (VBP) measures into its review efforts, now is the time...
Audio Conference: 2014 IPPS Final Rule Explained
The sheer volume of new payment and quality information, along with new patient status proposals that will be in the...
Audio Conference: Recovery Auditor Update: Changes to the Appeals Process and Payment Reviews
In this 90-minute audio conference, experts Debbie Mackaman, RHIA, CHCO, and Ralph Wuebker, MD, MBA, provide an...
Newsletter: Managed Care Contracting and Reimbursement Advisor
Managed Care Contracting & Reimbursement Advisor tells you exactly what you must know and do to successfully negotiate...