November 1, 2019

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Advocacy in Action

ACP Continues to Push for Reducing Firearm-Related Injuries and Deaths, and an End to Gun Violence

ACP president Dr. Robert McLean provides input on pending gun violence legislation at congressional roundtable.

ACP Carries on Advocacy for Protecting Patient Interest Regardless of Immigration Status

ACP calls for immigration policies that don't interfere with the patient-physician relationship in light of proposed changes to the public charge rule and discussion of DACA rescission.

ACP Regulatory News

Survey Reveals 86 Percent of Practices Feel Regulatory Burdens Have Worsened

ACP continues to advocate at the federal level to reduce regulatory burdens and free up physicians' time for patient care.

Quick Hits

Summary of 2020 changes to the Medicare PFS, QPP, and other federal programs now available

You can now read ACP's summary and analysis on the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, Quality Payment Program, and other federal programs at

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