AMA Policies

Find all American Medical Association House of Delegates policies and Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs ethical opinions applicable to managed care contracting and the relationship between contracted physicians and health insurers and other payers.

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Improper Use of AMA-CPT by Carriers/Software Programs H-70.954

01/03/2022
Fee Schedules, Payment Edits
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Physician Payment Reform H-400.972

01/03/2022
Fee Schedules
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Health System Reform Legislation H-165.838

01/03/2022
Risk—Physicians Taking
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11.1.2 Physician Stewardship of Health Care Resources

01/03/2022
Risk—Physicians Taking
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Reimbursement for Allied Health Personnel H-35.992

12/30/2021
Fee Schedules
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Managed Care Plans and the Right to Set Fees H-383.994

12/30/2021
Our AMA opposes any government or hospital requirement that a hospital-based physician must accept the terms of any managed care plan accepted by the hospital.

Policy Timeline

Sub. Res. 704, A-01 Reaffirmed: CMS Rep. 7, A-11 Reaffirmed: CMS Rep. 1, A-21
Fee Schedules
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CPT Coding System H-70.974

Fee Schedules
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Insurance Coverage for Immunizations H-185.969

12/30/2021
Fee Schedules
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Insurance Industry Behaviors D-385.949

12/30/2021
Fee Schedules
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Coverage of Emergency Services D-130.989

12/30/2021
Fee Schedules