ACEP in the News

Below are recent major mainstream and health care news articles that feature the American College of Emergency Physicians and its spokespeople.


July 26, 2021 • Medpage Today

The X-Waiver Needs to Go

There is more to ending the opioid crisis than medication-assisted treatment, passing the MAT Act to encourage access to a vital treatment is an important step forward that we should take immediately.

July 16, 2021 • Associated Press

‘Pandemic of the unvaccinated’ burdens busy US hospitals

“I really think of it as a war and how long can you stay on the front line,” said Dr. Mark Rosenberg, president of the American College of Emergency Physicians. “And how many times do you want to go b...

July 4, 2021 • Dallas Weekly

OP-ED: Insurance Giant Prioritizing Profits Over Patients

With a year of one public health crisis after another, UnitedHealthcare is creating an extra barrier to entry for patients accessing care. As pointed out by the American College of Emergency Physician...

July 2, 2021 • Fierce Healthcare

Payer Surprise billing rule also strikes down insurer ED policies

“Emergency departments around the country often serve as the only safety net for a fragmented mental health infrastructure,” according to a statement led by the American College of Emergency Physician...

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