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New ACP book focuses on teaching diagnostic and clinical reasoning in
PHILADELPHIA, August 3, 2015 -- Teaching Clinical Reasoning, the newest book in the Teaching Medicine series, is designed to help medical educators of various levels enhance their clinical reasoning abilities. The book is available individually or as a part of the complete seven-book Teaching Medicine set.
ACP Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - Attributable to: Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP, President, American College of Physicians
As we mark the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, the American College of Physicians would like to take a moment to reflect on the tremendous good these programs have done for our country, and to physicians’ ability to provide their patients with high quality, accessible healthcare.
State Immunization Laws Should Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions Say Internists
Statement of the American College of Physicians (ACP)
(Washington, July 29, 2015)— Support for eliminating existing exemptions, except for medical reasons, from immunization laws was among the policy recommendations adopted last weekend at the summer meeting of the Board of Regents of the American College of Physicians (ACP).
Video news story featuring Dr. William Yancy discussing how choice of diet affects weight loss success.
ACP in the News
|7/25/2015||Putting to Rest the 'Death Panel' Lie - MedPage Today|
|7/23/2015||Mammograms Are a Mixed Bag - US News and World Report|
|7/22/2015||Why the gun lobby is trying to silence your doctor - Salon|
|7/20/2015||Physicians and the 'LGBT Agenda' - MedPage Today|
|7/10/2015||Sticker shock: How hospital deals are blowing up bills - Philadelphia Daily News|
|7/9/2015||End-of-Life Planning Would Be Covered in Medicare Proposal - Bloomberg|
Page Updated: August 3, 2015