Medical Associations

Start here to find a link to Medical Coding Associations and other resources. Over three full pages of links from the American Medical Association to the Medical Records Institute, it’s all here.

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American Academy of Family Physicians a medical specialty society which represents more than 93,700 family physicians and medical students. 

American Association of Health Plans AHIP provides a unified voice for the community of health insurance plans.

American Assoc of Integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems a non-profit organization dedicated to the educational advancement of provider-based managed care professionals involved in integrated health care delivery. 

American Hospital Association AHA is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities.

American Health Information Management Association professional community that improves health care by advancing best practices and standards for health information management and the trusted source for education, research, and professional credentialing. 

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ is the lead Federal agency charged with improving the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans.

American Medical Association Mission is to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems the premier professional organization for physicians interested in and responsible for health care information technology.

American Medical Group Association AMGA represents medical groups and organized systems of care, including some of the nation’s largest, most prestigious integrated health care delivery systems.

American Pharmaceutical Association APhA is the organization whose members are recognized in society as essential in all patient care settings for optimal medication use that improves health, wellness, and quality of life. 

American Society of General Surgeons The ASGS represents the socioeconomic, political, scientific, ethical, and professional interests of General Surgeon Specialists.

Clinical Laboratory Management Association CLMA provides leadership in the clinical laboratory industry supporting laboratory professionals at every stage of their career.

Healthcare Financial Mgmt Association HFMA is the nation’s leading membership organization for health care financial management executives and leaders. Health Insurance Association of America AHIP is the national association representing nearly 1,300 member companies proving health insurance coverage to more than 200 million Americans.

Health Industry Business Communication Council HIBCC is an industry-sponsored and supported nonprofit organization whose primary function is to facilitate electronic communications by developing appropriate standards for information exchange among all health care trading partners.

Medicare Health Plans, Medicare financial management, Medicare fee for service operations, Medicaid and children’s health, survey & certification and quality improvement.

Health Industry Business Communication Council Medical Records Institute’s (MRI) mission is to promote and enhance the journey towards electronic medical records, e-health, mobile health, and related applications of information technologies (IT).

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services The National Academies perform an unparalleled public service by bringing together committees of experts in all areas of scientific and technological endeavor. These experts servepro bono to address critical national issues and give advice to the federal government and the public.

Medical Group Management Association The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Medical Records Institute PAHCOM is a national organization dedicated to promoting professionalism in physician office practice by providing professional development opportunities, continuing education in health care office management principles and practice, and certification for health care office managers.

National Academy of Sciences The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) is devoted to advance computer applications and information technology in medical imaging through education and research.

New England Journal of Medicine The Society of Interventional Radiology is a national organization of physicians, scientists and allied health professionals dedicated to improving public health through disease management and minimally invasive, image-guided therapeutic interventions.