Category Archives: Advocacy & Legislation

White Coats on Call 2017

White Coats on Call 2017: When: January 24th, 2017, 7:30am-1pm Dust off your white coat – The Medical Society of Virginia’s annual lobbying day at the General Assembly building invites emergency physicians to join other medical specialties. VACEP members will be highlighting and advocating for advancing emergency medical care in Virginia. First-timers will be trained and […]

Emergency Physicians Speak Out on Capitol Hill

May 17th, 2016: “Emergency Physicians Speak Out on Capitol Hill” –Virginia had the eighth largest number of physicians in the country visiting Washington. The Virginia delegation visited elected officials on Capitol Hill during the 2016 Leadership and Advocacy Conference. Discussions addressed; increased liability protections for emergency physicians, greater funding for resident programs, safe harbor legislation, […]