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Free Population Health Webinar
Free Population Health Webinar
Participate in this ACP Leadership Academy event May 19, 2015. Ongoing leadership-focused CME courses also begin in May.
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Group Insurance
Group Insurance
ACP members are eligible to apply for competitively-priced group insurance plans, offered through Mercer Consumer, a service of Mercer Health & Benefits Administration LLC.
End of SGR
SGR Repeal Update
The Senate followed the House in overwhelmingly passing legislation and repealed the SGR formula. Physicians will transition to a new value-based system. The President signed the bill, which averted a 21 percent physician payment cut.
IM Family: David R. Lawrenz, MD, FACP & Alice Lawrenz Fuisz, MD, FACP
My Kind of Medicine IM Family: David R. Lawrenz, MD, FACP & Alice Lawrenz Fuisz, MD, FACP

I knew I wanted to be a doctor from a very early age, [Dr. Alice Lawrenz Fuisz] admits.

Celebrating Excellence

Delaware Chapter Laureate Award

John O'Neill, DO, FACP
ACP member since 1997

John O'Neill, DO, FACP
Internal Medicine Meeting 2015
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CLINICAL GUIDELINES

Risk Assessment and Prevention of Pressure Ulcers: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2015)
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Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2015)
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Dietary and Pharmacologic Management to Prevent Recurrent Nephrolithiasis in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Nonsurgical Management of Urinary Incontinence in Women: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Screening Pelvic Examination in Adult Women: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2014)
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Treatment of Anemia in Patients With Heart Disease: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Screening, Monitoring, and Treatment of Stage 1-3 Chronic Kidney Disease: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Screening for Prostate Cancer: A Guidance Statement from the American College of Physicians (2013)
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Upper Endoscopy for Gastroesophageal Reflux: Best Practice Advice from the American College of Physicians (2012)
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Evaluation of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Executive Summary of a Clinical Practice Guideline for Primary Care From the American College of Physicians/American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American Association for Thoracic Surgery/Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association/Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2012)
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Management of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Executive Summary of a Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians/American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American Association for Thoracic Surgery/Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association/Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2012)
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Screening for Colorectal Cancer: A Guidance Statement From the American College of Physicians
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Oral Pharmacologic Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
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Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Patients: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
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Diagnosis and Management of Stable Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Clinical Practice Guideline Update from the American College of Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and European Respiratory Society
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Use of Intensive Insulin Therapy for the Management of Glycemic Control in Hospitalized Patients: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
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