First and foremost, legislators need to hear from physicians in order to make accurate and informed decisions about health care. Specifically, when considering legislation that affects the daily practice of cardiology, there is no better resource for a legislator to have than the clinical knowledge and insight of YOU, their cardiologist constituents. Find your legislator here.
PaACC Goes to Capitol Hill - Virtually
ACC's 2021 Legislative Conference was an excellent opportunity for members to meet with their legislators. Click here to review the key issues that were brought forward.
What other ways can you get involved?
Member participation in advocacy efforts is crucial to shaping the future of cardiology. Find out how you can make a difference by visiting ACC.org/Advocacy.
Protect Your Professional Interests!
The ACC PAC is one component of the ACC advocacy effort and is the most important ACC presence in the federal legislative arena. The PAC needs ongoing support from all Pennsylvania Chapter members to be effective. Our strongest adversaries are organized, know how important participation in the political process is, and achieve high levels of participation when it comes to donating to their PACs.
CORONAVIRUS AND YOUR HEART: DON'T IGNORE HEART SYMPTOMS
ACC CardioSmart recently published the infographic below to emphasize the importance of maintaining heart health through the epidemic. Click here for additional information.