As the Democratic leadership moves forward with their slim majorities in Congress, they must agree among themselves on trillions of dollars of health care programs, including universal health care, Medicare expansion, and more tax subsidies for the Affordable Care Act.
1 Oct 2021
Generic drugs have recently become more expensive, from colchicine for gout to EpiPens for allergic reactions. Physicians are having trouble managing patients when their medicines suddenly rise in price.
1 Sep 2019
The March issue of ACP Internist addresses the latest in internal medicine.
6 Mar 2012
ACP's outgoing EVP/CEO reflects on his 6 years at the College's helm and his plans for the future.
1 Nov 2016
Ambulatory measurement is the most cost-effective method of diagnosing high blood pressure, a new analysis concluded.
30 Aug 2011
The U.S. will see the largest increase in per capita costs in pharmaceuticals among developed markets through 2018. The CREATES Act: Ending Regulatory Abuse, Protecting Consumers, and Ensuring Drug Price Competition would approve federal and state regulation on costs to allow for return on investment by manufacturers but ensure affordability for patients.
1 Oct 2016
ACP's lobbying agenda includes working on a bipartisan basis to shore up health insurance markets, give people more choices of coverage, and protect coverage for the most vulnerable covered by Medicaid.
1 May 2017
Leadership Day 2018 hosted more than 350 ACP members and guests to meet with nearly 100 members of Congress and staffers to address seven key issues important to internal medicine.
1 Jul 2018
ACP's president reflects on his year of tenure and shares his convocation speech from Internal Medicine Meeting 2017.
1 Apr 2017
The 2016 elections will have huge consequences for health policy.
1 Nov 2016