Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP
PO Box 619911
Dallas, Texas 75261-9911
(972) 767-0056 (Fax)
Fernando L. Soto Torres, MD, FACEP
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What is the Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP?
Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is your local connection to the emergency medicine network of physicians working for you. Many of the issues that affect your practice of medicine are determined at the national level. However, more and more, important issues are decided at the state level. Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is your state advocate for emergency medicine. Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP works for the highest principles of our specialty to the benefit of our physicians and patients together. It is a democratic organization with elected officers and a board of directors. Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is a unifying force for emergency physicians facing practice challenges in all their wide variety, in a setting of rapid change. Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is a respected, expert and united voice of reason.
Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is YOUR voice!!
Who is Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP?
The Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is one of 53 chapters that are chartered by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). It is a diverse group of practicing emergency physicians. They include academicians, private practice physicians, large group, small group, individual physicians, board certified, non-board certified, rural, urban, residents, medical students, democrats, republicans, independent, young fresh members, and older mature members. This diversity and unity gives us strength to pursue our common goals.
Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is YOU!!
Who can be involved in Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP?
Would you like to be involved? Chapters bring members together to address the full range of issues facing emergency physicians. Chapters advocate for the rights of physicians and their patients to ensure delivery of the highest quality emergency care. In addition to advocacy, chapters also provide:
- Continuing medical education through meetings and resources
- News and information
- Local networking opportunities
- Leadership development opportunities
- Liaison relationships with the state medical society and other local organizations
- Public education activities
One of the important values of chapter membership is having your rights and interests represented at the state government. As a unified professional organization we take steps to empower emergency physicians and protect our patients.
Chapters work to form relationships on a state level, resulting in open communication, increased visibility, and inclusion with agencies and organizations such as the state health department, state legislature, the hospital association, and the state medical society.
Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP needs YOU to be involved!
What are the goals of Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP?
Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is committed to protect the longevity and future of individual physicians, our patients, and emergency medicine as a specialty. We promote policies that preserve the integrity and independence of emergency medical practice. We represent the interest of all Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP emergency physicians. Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP supports emergency physician representation within medical organizations and academic institutions. Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP represents the interest of all Puerto Rico emergency physicians.
Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP WANTS YOU!
Rest in the knowledge that Puerto Rico Chapter ACEP is taking care of your business, so you can get to the business of taking care of people.
For more information, please contact us today.
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