Ohio HR726 Proposed Expansion of Practice Rights to Advanced Practice Practitioners

A bill being considered before the Ohio State House of Representatives (HR726) put forth by Representative Theresa Gavarone.  The bill seeks to revise and repeal certain sections of current legislation limiting  the practice rights of Advanced Practice Providers, like RNS, PA, ENPs, and to allow them (in certain cases) [...]

By |2018-09-13T19:11:46+00:00September 13th, 2018|Advocacy, News|0 Comments

ACOEP Joins Coalition to Advocate for Emergency Physicians and Patients in Texas

This Spring ACOEP joined forces to speak out against Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas and their dangerous decision to limit coverage for emergency care. Alongside the American College of Emergency Physicians, Emergency Department Practice Management Association, the National Association of Freestanding Emergency Centers, and others, ACOEP co-signed a [...]

By |2018-07-12T18:27:33+00:00July 12th, 2018|Advocacy|0 Comments

ACOEP Takes A Stand Against Merit Badge Courses

We are pleased to announce a historic collaboration involving nearly every major Emergency Medicine organization: The Coalition to Oppose Medical Merit Badges. Coalition members include the following organizations: American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) American Academy of Emergency Medicine/Resident and Student Association (AAEM/RSA) American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) American [...]

By |2017-05-17T14:10:11+00:00May 17th, 2017|Advocacy|0 Comments