Advocacy in Action
ACP hosts annual special events that help educate policy makers, legislators and others about issues of importance to internists and their patients.
Learn more about ACP's annual report on the State of the Nation's Health Care and Leadership Day, including where ACP stands on timely issues.
On February 20, 2013 at ACP's annual report on the State of the U.S. health care system we called for continued improvement in the health care system to expand coverage and reduce unnecessary cost and ensuring such efforts are successful by preventing interference into the patient-physician relationship.
ACP Services Inc. holds an annual advocacy day on Capitol Hill. This event provides an opportunity for ACP and our members to increase our presence in Washington and bring visibility to issues of common concern. Participants receive a comprehensive orientation and briefing on ACP’s top legislative priorities and then have an opportunity to meet with legislators and the staff on Capitol Hill.
ACP Policies and Recommendations
This library is a collection of ACP's Clinical Guidelines, Ethical Guidelines, Policy Statements, and copies of testimony and letters to government and non-government officials.
The ACP Advocate Blog
"Obamacare" is a lifeline, not a train wreck
- Thursday, August 7, 2014
Four Things You Need to Know about the IOM's Call for GME Reform
- Friday, August 1, 2014
Will American conservatives lead the U.S. to...
- Friday, July 11, 2014
The ACP Advocate Newsletter
2015 Physician Fee Schedule Proposal, ACP's Reaction to IOM's Report on
August 15, 2014
Concerns over SCOTUS "Hobby Lobby" Ruling, New Tobacco Regulations,
Spiraling Drug Costs
July 18, 2014
- Advocating for Medicaid Pay Parity, Primary Care Medicare Bonus, and
Addressing the VA Scandal
June 27, 2014