New Cat 1 Code for Dorsal SIJ Fusion
Now, more than ever, we need options for patients suffering from disabling and incapacitating SIJ pain. Office-based SIJ ablations are experimental and HOPD-based fusions are fool-proof. AMA Announces Category 1 Billing Code for Posterior SI Joint Fusion /PRNewswire/ -- The American Medical Association (AMA) has announced a new Category 1 billing code specifically for posterior SI joint fusion, including... www.prnewswire.com (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - October 15, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: drusso Tags: Pain Medicine Source Type: forums

Physicians Opposing Pharmacist Expanded Practice
Top News: APhA addresses AMA's inaccurate description of H.R. 7213 and viewpoints of most physicians working along pharmacists​APhA is reinforcing the importance of H.R. 7213, which would allow limited but significant Medicare reimbursement for pharmacists, after the American Medical Association (AMA) tried to undermine the bill. AMA laid out a case against the proposal in a letter to key lawmakers on April 12, but APhA says the medical society...​ Read more (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 26, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: TranslationalRPh Tags: Pharmacy Source Type: forums

Letter from Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing (PROP) to the American Medical Association (AMA) -- RE: AMA ’s Opposition to Dose & amp; Duration Guidance for Opioid Prescribing
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Source: BMJ Comments - February 17, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

PAs/NPs attempting to "cancel culture" the AMA
American Medical Association (AMA) American Medical Association (AMA). 586,058 likes · 5,419 talking about this. The American Medical Association (AMA) is the physicians' powerful ally in patient care. To help the AMA maintain... www.facebook.com and scroll down to the post. Finally AMA stands up for doctors and midlevels come out in full force to attack the AMA on both Facebook and IG. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 1, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: MedicineZ0Z Tags: Medical Students - MD Source Type: forums

We are ranked 4th. Woot woot!
Residents in these medical specialties have the most regrets | American Medical Association Does anyone of you have regrets? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 29, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ibn Alnafis MD Tags: Neurology Source Type: forums

The AMA enacts new policy focusing on LCME/COCA clinicals
Good news for DO, bad news for Caribbean Also, wonder if this will effect ochsner and their UQ program American Medical Association (blog) - Nov 15, 2017 the AMA is calling for federal and state legislation or regulations to: Oppose any extraordinary compensation granted to clinical clerkship sites that would displace or otherwise limit the education or training opportunities for medical students in clinical rotations enrolled in medical school programs accredited by the... The AMA enacts new policy focusing on LCME/COCA clinicals (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 19, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: DelayedGratification Source Type: forums

How to request CME for Fellowship
I was a practicing board certified anesthesiologist prior to coming back for a pain fellowship. Does anyone know the best way to claim CME credit for this year? There is a form on the American Medical Association website: https://www.ama-assn.org/sites/defa.../public/cme/resident-application-exp-2017.pdf This will give 20 AMA category 1 units for $75.00 for non- AMA members. Is there something similar with the ASA (I couldn't find anything on the... How to request CME for Fellowship (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 30, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: sge1970 Source Type: forums

What is considered a publication?
Okay I read on here about bunch of middle author, co-author publications. But what is considered a publication? Does it have to be an academic article published in a well known journal like, Journal of Autoimmunity? or Journal of American Medical Association, or Journal of Immunology? Or can they be publications in smaller journals. At my university they have a program called Excellence in Research where if you are awarded the "excellence in research" your article that is based... What is considered a publication? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 5, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: UCImed Source Type: forums

Scholarships from AMA?
Does anyone know if an osteopathic student has ever been awarded a Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarship (or any other scholarship) from the American Medical Association? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - July 28, 2016 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: dr_axolotl Source Type: forums