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"… ral laws, including the 2010 Affordable Health Care Act, in relying on the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Update Committee, or RUC, to value physic …"

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"… survey from August 2010 through October 2010. Names were selected from the American Medical Association’s Physician Masterfile. GAO sent the survey to 2,642 doctors and got 932 …"

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"… er identification numbers that is currently open to the public online. The American Medical Association has long pushed for restricting access to the registry to combat fraud and …"

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"… sents family doctors, said the academy sent a letter late last week to the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Update Committee, or RUC, seeking four mo …"

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"… care finance experts, and representatives of consumers and seniors, as the American Medical Association explains. There will also be three non-voting members: the Health and …"

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"… the academy, said its board planned to discuss giving up membership in the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Update Committee, or RUC, a committee the …"

"… ent of Medicare-paid office visits, are a distinct minority on the RUC.The American Medical Association, which funds the RUC, said the committee does not discriminate against fam …"

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"… for a wide release Medicare billing data, a move vigorously opposed by the American Medical Association.The Durbin bill, S-856, the Medicare Spending Transparency Act of 2011, di …"

"… uld have put the federal agency in violation of a court order.In 1978, the American Medical Association successfully sued the federal government to bar the predecessor of HHS fro …"

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"… have to deal with is how we pay physicians.” …"

"… e March, Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., introduced legislation targeting the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee, or RUC, a group o …"

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"… battle in Congress. But while insurers, pharmaceutical firms and even the American Medical Association made agreements trading their support for specific concessions, the device …"

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"… t there is also a roster of powerful opponents fighting any MLR change.The American Medical Association, the AARP, the AFL-CIO, the American Heart Association, Consumers Union, F …"

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"… uld have put the federal agency in violation of a court order.In 1978, the American Medical Association successfully sued the federal government to bar the predecessor of HHS fro …"

"… ns if they break that agreement.Dr. J. James Rohack, past president of the American Medical Association, said in a  statement that “Releasing Medicare claims data to the p …"

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"… e of the information contained in the data they have acquired.In 1978, The American Medical Association successfully sued the federal government to bar the predecessor of the U.S …"

"… d to be very careful and look at all of the ramifications,” Budetti said.American Medical Association spokesman Robert Mills declined to comment on the legislation, but forward …"

"… ion president Cecil B. Wilson regarding the 1979 Florida injunction.“The American Medical Association has zero tolerance for Medicare fraud, and studies have demonstrated that …"

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"… a private company in partnership with the U.S. Department of Commerce.The American Medical Association has fought against public access to physician identification numbers, but …"

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"… lawsuits” is a focus group-tested term long used by the GOP and the American Medical Association and corporate proponents of tort reform — it is doubtful that Obama …"

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"… e in the new law requiring Americans to buy health care coverage.While the American Medical Association ultimately supported the bill, various state affiliates, including those i …"

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"… or lose based on how Medicare values the work they perform. Known as the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee, or RUC, the group …"

"… ts studying primary care. In a 2010 commentary in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Dr. John Goodson, a primary care physician and associate professor at Har …"

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"… he programs reduce health spending. And a 2009 study in the Journal of the American Medical Association questioned whether Medicare disease management programs led to fewer hospi …"

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"… rect the Business Roundtable deployed 40, five from outside firms, and the American Medical Association had 33, 11 from outside firms. The data also revealed that the roster of g …"

"… ortant to get something done,” said Cecil Wilson, president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA), which spent $20 million overall in 2009 lobbying Congress on behalf …"

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"… company perks were more likely to prescribe that company’s product, the American Medical Association issued guidelines in 2003 stating that physicians should not acc …"

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"… by selecting me.”Conflicts of InterestStudies in the Journal of the American Medical Association and CHEST, a medical specialty journal, have found a link betwee …"

"… ement to regulate industry gifts to medical professionals. Since 2003, the American Medical Association’s guidelines have prohibited physicians from accepting subsidi …"

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"… to. The CASAC’s disagreements with the parent agency were echoed by the American Medical Association, American Thoracic Society, American Lung Association, American Academy of …"

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"… ology could potentially lead to treatment of life-threatening diseases.The American Medical Association and the National Academy of Sciences have voiced their support for therape …"

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"… cal in tone, they provide support for Burns’ campaign for the Senate.The American Medical Association, the lobbying arm of doctors and health providers, targeted Burns and seve …"

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