Patients Before Paperwork

ACP Advocate

Newsletter highlights that affect physician well-being and professional fulfillment.

ACP Advocacy for Reproductive Health Care Rights to Focus on the States
With the U.S. Supreme Court ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade, ACP will work with state chapters to advocate for patient autonomy and access to reproductive health care services.

ACP: Passage of the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act a ‘Step in the Right Direction’
Despite the SCOTUS decision on concealed carry permits, ACP is encouraged by passage of the legislation aimed at reducing the threat of firearms violence.

ACP's Chapter Advocacy Toolkit

If you would like to work with your chapter to advocate for regulatory relief, please visit this toolkit for more resources and calls to action.

ACP Patients Before Paperwork Initiative

Patients Before Paperwork is an ACP initiative designed to reinvigorate the patient–physician relationship by challenging unnecessary practice burdens. To help the Patients Before Paperwork Initiative, provide your feedback with our online data-collection tool and contact the Patients Before Paperwork team directly at

Back to the September 16, 2022 issue of ACP IM Thriving