Ama Policy

Contact Capitation Contracts H-385.932

Risk—Physicians Taking

Our AMA strongly encourages all physicians contemplating entering into contact capitation agreements to exercise extreme caution, with attention to business skills and competencies needed to successfully practice under contact capitation arrangements and potentially uncontrollable market forces that may impact upon ones ability to provide quality patient care.

Policy Timeline

CMS Rep. 1, A-01Modified: CMS Rep. 7, A-11Reaffirmed: CMS Rep. 1, A-21