September 7, 2018

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Advocacy Wins

ACP Applauds Government Plan to Equalize Billing Practices

Move toward ‘site-neutral payments' seen as beneficial to both physicians and patients.

ACP Policy News

New Survey Pinpoints Gender Pay Gap in Internal Medicine

ACP president describes the results as “not surprising ... but dismaying.”

ACP Regulatory News

Focus on Primary Care Puts ACOs on the Path to Success, New Report Finds

ACP sees findings as helpful in advocacy efforts.

In Case You Missed It

ACP Regent Discusses Physician Pay Gap

ACP Regent Sue Bornstein, MD, FACP, published an article in the Dallas Medical Journal outlining the challenges women in medicine face, including lack of mentors, a widening pay gap, and gender bias.

Registration open for ACP webinars on diabetes and gender equity

ACP will host a webinar “Update on Diabetes Mellitus” on Sept. 12 at 12 p.m. ET. ACP's Leadership Academy will host a free webinar, “Putting Gender Equity Principles into Action,” on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at 3 p.m. ET.

Physician and Practice Timeline Updates

The Physician and Practice Timeline is an online tool to help physicians stay on top of important dates and track deadlines for a variety of regulatory, payment, educational, and delivery system changes, requirements and opportunities.


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