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Each year, the Chapter sends an invited delegation to ACP's Leadership Day in Washington, D.C. to meet with Representatives from their local districts.

NYACP is dedicated to advancing the specialty of Internal Medicine and improving patient care in New York State through education, advocacy and quality improvement. Goals To advocate responsible positions on individual health and on public policy relating to health care for the benefit of the public, our patients, the medical profession and our members; To serve the professionals needs of the membership, support healthy lives and improve the practice environment for physicians, and advance internal medicine as a career; To promote and conduct research to enhance the quality of practice, the education and continuing education of internists, and the attractiveness of internal medicine to physicians and to the public; To recognize excellence and distinguished contributions to internal medicine; and To unify the many voices of internal medicine and its subspecialties for the benefit of our patients, our members, and our profession.   The American College of Physicians Member Pledge I affirm my belief in the mission of the American College of Physicians, To preserve and maintain the highest traditions and precepts of our professional calling, And I solemnly declare that I will conform to these idealsto the utmost of my ability.

Laurie Cohen, Esq. Laurie Cohen, Esq., Partner at Nixon Peabody and the Chapter's attorney provides members with support and direction by answering questions relevant to general practice.

Every member of the American College of Physicians and the New York Chapter has the opportunity to provide input regarding the development of policies and positions. Share ideas with elected Governors or council members; Submit information for discussion at the Health and Public Policy Committee; and/or Submit resolutions for review and action by the New York Chapter. Resolutions can address ACP/NYACP policy and also state and federal health policy issues.

NYACP represents over 2,500 Residents and Fellows in New York. Your membership gives you access to career counseling, networking, education, advocacy and communication resources to assist you on your path to Internal Medicine. Current News: Online Submission forms are now available for the Fall Resident and Medical Student Forum! Please go to the Submit an Abstract Page for details and submission form.

NYACP represents over 2,000 medical students in New York. Together, we can help you define the right career path, participate in educational activities, connect with mentors and peers, learn the advocacy process and keep you up to date with social media and communications. Current News! Online Submission forms are now available for the Fall Resident and Medical Student Forum! Please go to the Submit an Abstract Page for details and submission form.

August 3, 2017  Your Chapter in Action! Practice Management   New York Establishes a No-Cost Pilot Drug Take-Back Program Nationwide, 80% of lakes, rivers and streams now contain low levels of pharmaceuticals. Chronic exposure to low levels of medications in the environment, even expired medications, has been shown to harm the fertility of fish and other aquatic animals. Most current municipal wastewater treatment technology is ineffective in intercepting drugs when they are flushed down the toilet.

ACP membership provides access to valuable clinical and professional resources, nationally respected publications, quality education, powerful advocacy, career management solutions, practice improvement, and networking within a community of over 12,000 members in New York and 143,000 members nationwide. NYACP Member Benefits   Laurie Cohen, Esq. Your New York ACP membership is packed with value: Professional and Educational Development 3-Hour Online Pain Managment & Opioid Prescribing Training (satisfies NYS Prescribing Mandate) Annual CME Accredited Scientific Teaching Programs ABIM Recertification Opportunities - SEP Modules Local "District" Meetings Throughout the Year Guidance on Advancing to Fellowship Resident and Medical Student Activities and Research Competitions Webinars on Leadership, Physician Wellness, Medical Practice, Public Health Issues, Clinical Subjects and More Advocacy and Public Health Promotion Monitoring of and Reporting on Legislation and Regulations that Affect Medical Practice in NYS Web-based Grassroots Action Center to Quickly Contact Your Elected Officials Public Health Promotion Through Program and Service Initiatives Practice Management Resources Members-only Areas of the Chapter’s website, including Resources on Quality and Practice Improvement Tools for Practice Transformation including PCMH and EHR Adoption Resources for Negotiating with Managed Care Companies Guidelines for Reimbursement and Documentation Efficiency Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (MLMIC) NYACP endorses and works with Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (MLMIC) - a mutual professional liability insurance company owned by the healthcare providers it insures Legal Consultation Access to Legal Counsel to Answer General Practice Questions and Guidance on How to Comply with Federal and State Regulations Personal Development & Community Involvement 6-Hour Online Auto Insurance Reduction Course Serving on Local and State Committees that Make a Difference Direct Participation in Chapter Policy Development Mentoring Opportunities Community Service and Community Teaching Opportunities Communications New York Chapter Website Educational Program Notices Grassroots Advocacy Action Alerts  NYACP's Your Chapter in Action: Bi-Weekly Publication Like us on Facebook Visit us on Twitter Follow our Blog: I.

ACP provides access to valuable clinical and professional resources, highly respected publications, quality education, powerful advocacy, career management solutions, practice improvement and networking within a community of over 12,000 members in New York and 152,000 members nationwide. NYACP's Membership Benefits NYACP Communications Update: Did You Know.The Chapter sends out communications on a weekly basis in the form of "Your Chapter in Action" and educational event notices? If you are not receiving this information, please unblock "info@nyacp.



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