Immunization Laws

State Immunization Laws Should Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions Say Internists

(July 29, 2015) - "Allowing exemptions based on non-medical reasons poses a risk both to the unvaccinated person and to public health," says Dr. Wayne J. Riley, the president of ACP. "Intentionally unvaccinated individuals can pose a danger to the public, especially to individuals who cannot be vaccinated for medical reasons."

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Supreme Court Upholds Key Part of ACA

(June 25, 2015) - The Supreme Court ruled that the premium subsidies created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which are essential to making coverage affordable to millions, will continue to be available in states where the federal government manages their health insurance marketplaces.

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Dynamic Guide

Dynamic Guide to Top Issues Affecting IM Specialists, Patients

ACP President Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP and ACP staff offer concise explanations and ACP's views on six priority issues.

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Advocates for Internal Medicine Network

ACP's continued success on Capitol Hill depends on its more than 14,000 participants in the Advocates for Internal Medicine Network.

Advocates For Internal Medicine Network

State Health Policy

The State Health Policy program is designed to help internists gain influence in their state capitols on issues affecting them and their patients.

State Health Policy

Advocacy in Action

Important advocacy events include Leadership Day - ACP Services Inc.'s annual advocacy day on Capitol Hill, and ACP's annual State of the Nation's Healthcare briefing.

Advocacy in Action

Current Public Policy Papers

Policy papers summarize and dissect published research and discussion on current issues involving clinical practice, medical education, bioethics, and health care financing and delivery, and make specific recommendations for practitioners, patients, and policy makers.

Current Public Policy Papers

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

The ACP Advocate Newsletter

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Track Key Requirements and Opportunities with the New Physician & Practice Timeline

Stay on top of important dates for a variety of regulatory, payment, educational, and delivery system changes, requirements and opportunities.

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Public Policy Compendium [PDF]

Download a summary of ACP's policy positions. Published Summer 2014


ACP Services, Inc.

ACP Services is committed to providing additional advocacy efforts on behalf of internists.

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