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Learn about policy issues important to medical schools and teaching hospitals, with Executive Vice President Atul Grover, M.D., Ph.D.
Teaching Hospitals Testimony and Correspondence
January 18, 2017
AAMC submits comment on Medicare Appeals Process
January 18, 2017
AAMC President and CEO, Darrell G. Kirch, MD, Jan. 18 a letter to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch explaining the importance of the Medicaid program to beneficiaries, states, and providers
December 19, 2016
AAMC submits comment letter on MACRA Final Rule.
November 16, 2016
Academic Medicine’s key legislative priorities.
October 28, 2016
The AAMC joined an Oct. 24 letter with the Association of American Universities, Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, and the Council on Government Relations with respect to the NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research (NIH sIRB Policy) which is scheduled to take effect on May 25, 2017.
October 13, 2016
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC or Association) welcomes this opportunity to comment on the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA’s) 340B Drug Pricing Program; Administrative Dispute Resolution; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, 81 Fed. Reg. 53381 (August 12, 2016).
October 3, 2016
AAMC submitted comments responding to key proposals issued in the Episode Payment Models (EPMs) proposed rule.
September 14, 2016
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC or Association) welcomes this opportunity to comment on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’s or the Agency’s) Medicaid Program; Disproportionate Share Hospital Payments – Treatment of Third Party Payers in Calculating Uncompensated Care Costs; Proposed Rule, 81 Fed. Reg. 53980 (August 15, 2016).
September 7, 2016
The Association of American Medical Colleges welcomes this opportunity to comment on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ proposed rule entitled, “Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting; Organ Procurement organization Reporting and
Communication; Transplant Outcome Incentive Programs; Payment to Certain Off-Campus Outpatient Departments of a Provider; Hospital Value-Based Purchasing VBP) Program.”
July 7, 2016
The AAMC joined the American Hospital Association, Federation of American Hospitals, and America's Essential Hospitals in sending a letter to CMS Deputy Administrator Patrick Conway regarding concerns with Hospital Compare Star ratings