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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 Physicians Testimony and Correspondence
November 16, 2016
Academic Medicine’s key legislative priorities.
May 12, 2016
On May 12, the AAMC joined the Premier Healthcare Alliance, American College of Physicians, Medical Group Management Association, National Association of Accountable Care Organizations, and the American Academy of Family Physicians in a letter strongly urging House leadership to include language in the final House opioids legislative package to allow certain stakeholders access to a patient’s entire medical record, including substance use disorder-related information, in order to promote effective valued-based care.
March 1, 2016
The AAMC submitted comments on the CMS Quality Measure Development Plan for supporting the transition to the new Medicare Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Models (APMs)
February 4, 2016
AAMC submits comments on a request for information regarding certification of HIT, including EHR products used for reporting to certain CMS quality programs.
February 4, 2016
The AAMC submitted a comment letter on Feb. 2nd in response to the Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems 0.2 Percent Reduction Rule.
January 29, 2016
The AAMC Jan. 27 submitted a comment letter in response to the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committee’s request for input on how to improve physician self-referral restrictions, otherwise known as the “Stark Law.”
January 12, 2016
AAMC comment letter on the 2016 NQF MAP Pre-Rule Making Draft Report
November 17, 2015
The AAMC submitted comments in response to CMS’ Request for Information Regarding Implementation of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), Promotion of Alternative Payment Models (APMs), and Incentive Payment for Participation in Eligible APMs.
September 8, 2015
The AAMC submits comments on the CY 2016 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Proposed Rule
August 11, 2015
AAMC summary of the Medicare IME Pool Act (H.R. 3292) introduced July 29, by members of the Ways and Means Committee.