ACEP board member Dr. Hans House; President of ACOEP, Dr. Mark Mitchell; EMRA President, Dr. Jordan Celeste; and ACEP member, Dr. Jeffrey Love attend meeting with US News & World Report

AMA President-Elect, Dr. Steve Stack (left-center) with Dr. Stephen Epstein (left), Dr. John Proctor (right-center) and Dr. Paul Kivela (right) at ACEP's 2014 Leadership & Advocacy Conference

Dr. Jose Torradas during a live Spanish-speaking interview to discuss ACEP's 2014 Report Card

Dr. Leigh Vinocur speaking with Neil Cavuto of Fox News about ACEP's 2014 Report Card

Dr. Jon Mark Hirshon testifies in Congressional Hearing: “Where Have All the Patients Gone? Examining the Psychiatric Bed Shortage”.

Univision interviews Dr. Raul Ruiz (D-CA) during ACEP's 2013 Leadership & Advocacy Conference

(L-R) ACEP Members Recardo Martinez, Maria Raven, William Jaquis, Jay Schuur & Jesse Pines at Health Affairs Seminar, "The Future of Emergency Medicine"

ACEP Member, Dr. Ryan Stanton and Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN

Oct 20, 2014
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The arrival of the Ebola virus in the United States has prompted the nation's emergency physicians to urge policymakers to provide more resources for personal protective equipment and training for...

Oct 13, 2014

What: The news media are invited to a “Sneak Preview” of innovatED, presented by Durata Therapeutics and Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. This will be featured in Chicago...

Oct 9, 2014
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Now that the Ebola virus has crossed America's borders and was identified by a hospital in Dallas, emergency physician experts will be in Chicago to discuss the issues and answer questions about...

Oct 8, 2014
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The risk of a child being hit by a car is roughly four times higher on Halloween than on any other night of the year. That's when more than 40 million children between the ages of 5 and 14 hit the...

Oct 1, 2014

McLEAN, Va. (Oct. 1, 2014) –Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) have partnered to create the new Anaphylaxis Toolkit, a...

Sep 17, 2014

WASHINGTON — More than 7,000 emergency physicians from across the nation will be in Chicago for the ACEP 2014 Scientific Assembly at McCormick Place Convention Center from October 27 to 30....

Sep 12, 2014

WASHINGTON — The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) is pleased to announce that it established a relationship with, Inc. (CECity) to offer PQRSwizard — a new...

Sep 2, 2014
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Patients who return to the emergency department within a few days of discharge do so principally because they are anxious about their symptoms and have lost trust in other parts of the health care...

Aug 18, 2014
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Emergency physicians should expect "an upswing in what on the surface appear to be heroin overdoses," but are actually overdoses tied to acetyl fentanyl, an opiate that is mixed into street drugs...

Aug 15, 2014
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In a potentially precedent-setting ruling, the Washington State Supreme Court determined last week that psychiatric boarding — the process by which patients are admitted to a hospital, but...

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2014 National Report Card on State of Emergency Medicine Released

Nation's Grade Drops to a Dismal D+ for Failure to Support Emergency Patients