Pushing for Solutions
to the Boarding Crisis
Brewing for years, the boarding crisis hit troublesome levels in late 2022. Your stories, filled with urgency and passion, allowed ACEP to launch a multichannel advocacy campaign.
Fighting for Physician-Led Care
ACEP is leading efforts to make sure that policymakers and health care leaders know that emergency physicians should lead every emergency care team.
Helping You Navigate the Post-Roe Era
When the Supreme Court reversed Roe v. Wade, ACEP worked quickly to support you through the confusing aftermath of the decision to ensure that you can safely and confidently provide necessary care.
Forces outside of the ED continue to have a profound impact on patient care and practice management. In 2022, ACEP stood firm to uphold employer best practices and advocate for due process, transparency and the sanctity of the physician-patient relationship.
Building a Strong,
In 2021, the Emergency Medicine Physician Workforce: Projections for 2030 report indicated a likely oversupply of emergency physicians in the next decade. In 2022, ACEP continued working on its multifaceted plan to build a bright future for the specialty.
Increasing the Value of Your Work
ACEP is the only EM organization that is part of the AMA’s Relative Value Scale Update Committee (RUC), which makes recommendations to CMS on how you are paid. We use our seat at the table to ensure your reimbursement reflects your realities.