The New York Chapter of the American College of Physicians (NYACP) is a membership organization dedicated to advancing the specialty of Internal Medicine in New York State through education, advocacy and quality improvement. With offices in Albany, volunteer physician leaders across the State, a dedicated full-time staff, effective communications and local, regional and state-wide meetings, the New York Chapter is structured to respond to members as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Education                                                                                                           
We conduct local, regional and statewide educational programs that foster excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine

 

Save the Date!

NYACP Resident and Medical Student Forum Saturday, September 6, 2014

Regina M. McGinn Medical Education Center
Staten Island University Hospital
475 Seaview Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305

The online Abstract Submission form is now available!

Go to: submit now to review rules and submit payment for submission of abstract.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Online Course!

Dept. of Transportation
Medical Examiners
Training Program


Offered by the New York Chapter ACP and
California Academy of Family Physicians
 

 

Additional Information

A Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind
Educational Program

(Hosted by NYACP's Queens District)
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Topics:  (1)  Health Care Reform 101
               (2)  New York's Newly Insured:
                      The ACA, NYS, and How Did They Get Here?
Conference Room - Forest Hills Hospital
102-01 66th Road, Flushing NY  11375
5:30pm Registration & Refreshments / 6:00pm Educational Program
Register Online
Register by Fax or Mail

Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates in Your Practice:
Using Evidence to Implement Meaningful Change

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Register Online

New Webinar! Acute Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism: Current and Future Management Options
Friday, May 2, 2014
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Register Online

A Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind Educational Program
(Hosted by NYACP's Hudson Valley South District)
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Topics:  (1)  ICD-10 Implementation:  The Clinical Perspective
               (2)  Pitfalls of Electronic Medical Records
Eduardo's Restaurant
77 S. Moger Avenue - Mt. Kisco, NY  10549
6:00pm - Registration / 6:30pm - Dinner and Educational Program
Online Registration
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Advocacy
We advocate responsible public policy positions relating to health care for the benefit of the public, patients, our members and the medical profession. Our Advocacy focus includes regulatory agencies, the NYS Legislature, the Executive Office, insurance companies and other healthcare stakeholders.

Final NYS Budget Adopted for 2014-2015

The New York State Budget for fiscal year 2014-2015 was passed on Monday, March 31st, making if the fourth year in a row the budget was passed on time.

There are several items that were of importance to our members, and we will publish a full update on our website within the week.  There are changes to allow nurse practitioners with more than 3600 hours of service to have a collaborative relationship with a physician(s) and/or a hospital through a privileged physician in the same specialty as the NP. ....read more


Quality
We serve members by providing education and resources to promote quality improvement activities that will enhance the delivery of patient care and the effectiveness and efficiency of physician practice.

Colon Cancer Screenings-Practice Improvement

Ms. Elise Collins, from the New York State Department of Health will present “Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates in Practice: Using the Evidence Base to Implement Meaningful Systems Change”  on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 12-1pm. ..read more.


Residents & Medical Students
Access career counseling, networking, education, advocacy and communication resources to assist you on your path to Internal Medicine practice.

Resident Poster Winners Announced Here!
Medical Student Poster Winners Announced Here!

Congratulations to St. Luke's Roosevelt for winning the Dr's Dilemma Competition!


News and Resources

NYACP Annual Scientific Meeting Presentations Available Online

Chapter Gala Ball to Honor ACP for 100 Years of Service

MLMIC Announces 5% Policyholder Dividend for 2014

ABIM Maintenance of Certification Program - Changes for 2014

ACP Website


Featured Membership Benefits

NYACP endorses and works with Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (MLMIC)
A mutual professional liability insurance company owned by the healthcare providers it insures.
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Laurie Cohen, Esq., Partner
at Nixon Peabody LLP and the Chapter's attorney provides members with support and direction through articles and answering questions relevant to general practice.

 

New York Chapter of the American College of Physicians
744 Broadway, Albany NY 12207
Tel: 518-427-0366
Fax: 518-427-1991
Email: info@nyacp.org