Access to Care

Aggressive Advocacy Results in Reversal of UnitedHealthcare Policy that Would Allow Retroactive Coverage Denials for Non-Emergent Cases

Update (June 17): ACEP and 32 organizations comprising patient advocates, hospitals, and physicians across medical specialties sent a letter to UnitedHealthcare (UHC), calling to permanently abandon i...

Reach Vaccine Hesitant Populations with New ACEP Tools

Access to Optimal Emergency Care for Children

ACEP Statement on EMS Professionals’ Priority Access to the COVID-19 Vaccine

Statement on Emergency Physicians’ Priority Access to the COVID-19 Vaccine

Incarcerated Population

Updated: HHS Announces More Details on $100 Billion CARES Act Funding

COVID-19 Health Disparities: New Patient Education Resource to Empower Community Leaders

How to Mobilize to Help Areas in Need

ACEP's Stance on the Distribution of CARES Stimulus Funding

EMTALA-Related Guidance

Access to 9-1-1 Public Safety Centers, Emergency Medical Dispatch, and Public Emergency Aid Training

Prescription Drug Pricing

EMTALA Fact Sheet

Health Care Reform Letters to Congress and Regulatory Agencies

After the Medical Screening Exam: Non-Emergent Care and the Ethics of Access in the Emergency Department


Amendments Offered to Ensure EM Access

Learn More About the Access to Emergency Medical Services Act

Quotes from the Public

Why Do I Have To Wait in Emergency Departments?

Is There A Crisis in Emergency Medicine?

Shortage of Physician Specialists

Access to Emergency Medical Services Act of 2009

Important Questions About the Access to Emergency Medical Services Act

Ensuring Emergency Department Patient Access to Appropriate Pain Treatment

Delivery of Care to Undocumented Persons

Availability of Hospital Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services

The Patient-Centered Medical Home Model

Naloxone Prescriptions by Emergency Physicians

Prior Authorization

Universal Health Care Coverage

Medical Services Coding

Health Care Reform

Access to Emergency Medicine

Psychiatric Holds