July 08, 2020
There are 3 key issues that, if addressed by Congress, can optimally assist medical groups and health systems dealing with financial struggles amid the pandemic. These include continued funding to the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund, reinstating the Medicare Accelerated and Advanced Payment program, and permanently lifting waivers on telehealth, said Jerry Penso, MD, MBA, president and CEO of the American Medical Group Association.
June 07, 2020
American Medical Group Association (AMGA) is asking CMS to permanently extend the telehealth flexibilities it instituted as a result of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
May 23, 2020
Findings from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) highlight the growing financial strain at freestanding clinics, including those that say they will lose half their annual revenue.
March 27, 2020
AMGA appreciates Congress’ efforts during this critical situation and will continue to work with key House and Senate leaders to ensure the federal response to COVID-19 is informed by the experience and recommendations of our members, who are responsible for the care of one in three Americans.
March 10, 2020
In comments on the CY 2021 Advance Notice, AMGA noted its concerns with the methodology for setting payment rates for patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD), who as of 2021 will have the option of enrolling in MA.
March 09, 2020
AMGA’s Acclaim Award honors healthcare delivery organizations that are bringing their organization closer to the ideal medical group and health system by measurably improving the quality and value of care, improving patient experience and outcomes, continuously learning and innovating, and improving population health.
August 21, 2014
Increased compensation was reported by 68 percent of specialties, with gastroenterology, cardiac/thoracic surgery, emergency medicine, and neurology taking the lead.
July 24, 2012
National Pharmaceutical Council Teams With AMGA, Premier to Develop Framework Published in American Journal of Managed Care