Government and Professional Affairs is an important aspect of ACCP because it positions us to advance clinical pharmacists consistent with their Standards of Practice.
ACCP Medicare Coverage Initiative
ACCP has established a comprehensive initiative to recognize the direct patient care services of qualified clinical pharmacists as a covered benefit under the Medicare program. Click here
to learn more.
Legislative Action Center
Find your local elected officials, stay informed on important issues and legislation, get media contact information and more at the Legislative Action Center.
ACCP Political Action Committee (PAC)
Learn more about ACCP’s PAC and make a contribution online. Click here to visit the PAC Web site. (In order to comply with Federal Election Commission (FEC) regulations we require you to sign into the PAC Web site using your ACCP.com credentials.)
Congressional Healthcare Policy Fellow Program
A Partnership of Virginia Commonwealth University, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Fellows participate in an orientation program put on by the Brookings Institute, followed by one month with the ASHP government affairs staff and one month with the ACCP government and professional affairs staff. The remainder of the year is spent working on the staff of a Congressional committee or the personal staff of a U.S. Senator or Representative. Click here for more information.
Watch this short video on navigating the Government and Professional Affairs website and Legislative Action Center.
Documents of Interest