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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
February 1, 2017
The AAMC led more than 50 organizations in a joint letter expressing deep concern that the January 27 executive order restricting the admission of certain foreign nationals and refugees to the United States will disrupt patient care, health education, and medical research. Our organizations are dedicated to promoting a diverse and culturally competent health and biomedical workforce—at home and abroad—that supports improvements in health care, access to providers, breakthroughs in medical research, and equitable health for all patients regardless of their backgrounds.
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
January 13, 2017
The AAMC provided comments on the Hospital and Clinician Workgroup sections of the 2017 MAP Draft Report
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).