November 5, 2021

ACP Advocate

Regulatory news and perspective

New Vision of CMS Innovation Center Aligns With ACP Priorities for Payment Systems

In new strategy paper, CMS says Innovation Center will evaluate aspects of proposed payment systems including equity, care delivery transformation, patient outcomes.

Advocacy wins

Changes to PSLF Program May Enable More Young Physicians to Serve in Governmental, Nonprofit Settings

The program has been plagued with approval issues, but recent changes intend to ease the application and approval process.

Advocacy in Action

New York ACP Chapter Joins Forces With Giffords to End Gun Violence

Chapter recently partnered in a memorial to victims of gun violence and participated in a panel discussion on gun violence and potential solutions.

Quick Hit

ACA Enrollment Now Open

This week, enrollment opened for 2022 Health Insurance Marketplace plans. Plans on the federal marketplace will be open until Jan. 15, but the deadline may vary for states that operate their own marketplaces. ACP has put together resources to help physicians and their staff get the word out about enrollment opportunities and educate their patients about community-based health insurance enrollment assistance. Learn more on the Advocacy section of ACPonline.


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