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  • March 24, 2017

    ACOG Applauds Defeat of the AHCA

    The American people have made their voices heard by telling their elected representatives: Do not turn back the clock on women’s health.

  • March 24, 2017

    America’s Front Line Physicians Urge Congress to Find a New Way Forward to Protect Patients’ Access to Care

    Following the U.S. House of Representatives’ failure to pass the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Physicians, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and American Osteopathic Association, representing 500,000 physicians and medical students, urge Congress to find a new way forward. 

  • March 24, 2017

    ACNM and ACOG: Manager’s Amendment Makes a Bad Bill Worse; Vote NO on AHCA

    “ACNM and ACOG stand for the care of women and newborns in all insurance plans, regardless of who a woman works for or where she lives. The AHCA and the Manager’s Amendment end this guarantee and radically turn back the clock on women’s health."

  • March 8, 2017

    ACOG Proudly Observes International Women's Day

    “As obstetrician-gynecologists, our mission is to ensure that women everywhere have access to the best possible health care. Adequate care empowers women and girls to make decisions regarding their own health in order to achieve the futures they want—and that benefits everyone."

  • March 8, 2017

    America’s Front Line Physicians Express Serious Concerns with the American Health Care Act

    After the release of the two budget reconciliation bills today, the physician leaders of our organizations, representing over 500,000 physicians and medical students, visited with members of the House of Representatives to urge that they “First, do no harm” to our patients by rolling back key coverage, benefits and consumer protections as required under current law, including the Affordable Care Act.  

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