Ama Policy

Physician Information for Credentialing H-450.990

Our AMA: (1) affirms that it is the ethical duty of a physician to share truthfully quality care information regarding a colleague when requested by an authorized credentialing body; and (2) believes that legal immunity for submitting or sharing truthful and accurate information on quality care should be provided to physicians by appropriate legislation.

Policy Timeline 

Res. 91, I-87 Reaffirmed: CME Rep. 8, I-93 Reaffirmed: CME Rep. 2, A-05 Reaffirmed: CEJA Rep. 03, A-16