Advocacy for our Members
The American College of Cardiology's advocacy has resulted in a number of significant wins for providers, patients, and practices in recent years. Through its advocacy efforts, the College has:
Protected patient access to imaging and other essential cardiovascular services
Facilitated alternative payment model participation
Testified during congressional committee hearings
Advanced cardiovascular disease prevention in the states
Click here for the ACC's Health Policy Issue Center.
Click here for more information on how you can get involved.
The Alabama Chapter also partners with other state level associations and organizations for issues affecting members on a statewide level.Medical Association for the State of Alabama (MASA)
Coalition for a Tobacco Free Alabama
Smart and Safe: Fighting Alabama's Prescription Drug Epidemic
Alabama Healthy Change
Alabama Obesity Task Force
Alabama Chapter members at the 2017 ACC Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.