State of the Nation's Health Care 2011
Congress Challenged to Find ‘Common Ground’ to Address ‘Unprecedented Crisis in Our Health Care System’
On January 27, 2011, at ACP’s annual report on the state of the U.S. health care system we detailed the challenges faced by decreased access to health insurance coverage; decreased capacity in the health care workforce; and increased health care costs.
- Full report on the State of the Nation’s Health Care
- Remarks from ACP President J. Fred Ralston, Jr., MD, FACP
- Remarks from ACP’s Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Public Policy, Robert B. Doherty
- Background information on Expansion of Coverage
- Background information on Workforce Capacity
- Background information on Bending the Health Care Cost Curve
- Background information on Reforming the Medical Liability System
- Accompanying policy paper: How Can Our Nation Conserve and Distribute Health Care Resources Effectively and Efficiently?
- ACP’s High-Value, Cost-Conscious Care Initiative
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
Here's a way for primary care doctors to earn a lot more. (If only they would use it)
- Wednesday, November 25, 2015
How does concierge and direct primary care affect access and cost?
- Thursday, November 12, 2015
The Growing Affordability Crisis
- Thursday, October 22, 2015
The ACP Advocate Newsletter
News on Medicare Payments to Physicians in 2016
November 13, 2015
Next Round of ACA Enrollment, ACP's Grant from CMS
October 30, 2015
- Preserving the Primary Care Bonus, ACP's Paper on Retail Clinics, and
Rising Drug Costs
October 16, 2015