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ACP advocates on behalf on internists and their patients on a number of timely issues. Learn about where ACP stands on the following areas:
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Include Medicare and Medicaid Pay Reform, GME Financing and
Workforce, and Medical Liability "Safe Harbors"
May 21, 2014
(Washington) Almost 350 physicians, residents,
fellows-in-training, and medical students gathered today to be
briefed on the healthcare issues facing the country and priorities
of the American College of Physicians (ACP). They came from just
about every state and Washington, D.C. for the annual ACP
"I know that you believe, like me that being a good physician
requires more than knowing differentials and treatments," David A.
Fleming, MD, MA, FACP, president of ACP, told the audience in his
welcoming remarks. "It is also important to be an advocate for
policies and practices that will influence the welfare of our
patients and the health of our society. We advocate for policies
that benefit our patients in accordance with the highest standards
of care in practice and our profession."
The internists and aspiring-internists will learn from ACP
staff, members of Congress, congressional staff, and independent
policy analysts. Then, on Thursday, they will visit their members
of Congress and present ACP's legislative "asks."
ACP's asks include:
"When you visit on Capitol Hill I challenge you to bring your
energy, intellect, enthusiasm, optimism, and wisdom. Most
importantly bring your passion for doing what is right in the
development of health policy," Dr. Fleming advised. "Also, bring
your stories -- share personal experiences of what it's really like
to be a practicing physician, learner, leader, or trainee in
today's challenging health care environment."
Dr. Fleming concluded his remarks by reminding the audience
that: "in the end, your expertise is in the practice of medicine
and how policies may impact the care of patients and the
professional lives of those who care for them. When advocating
emphasize your personal experiences and local observations-it is
the anecdote that tend to be remembered, not the data or the
research. Tell your stories about real patients, their concerns,
and your concerns for them. Legislators also want to hear about
ways to contain cost, so it is important to mention that ACP
physicians are also interested in cost-conscious care that provides
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largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest
physician group in the United States. ACP members include 137,000
internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists,
and medical students. Internal medicine physicians are specialists
who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the
diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the
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