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."
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.
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.
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
Why physicians must speak out against mass deportation of undocumented immigrants
- Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Escaping the Echo Chamber
- Monday, August 17, 2015
Medicare and physicians, 50 years together; it's complicated
- Thursday, July 30, 2015
The ACP Advocate Newsletter
ACP Responds to 2016 Proposed Fee Schedule, Publishes Position Paper on
August 21, 2015
ACP Applauds Supreme Court, Engages with Congress on Chronic Care
July 17, 2015
- A Final Rule on ACOs, Richard Neubauer Award Recipient, and ACP at the
AMA Annual Meeting
June 26, 2015
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.