Welcome to the web site for the New Jersey Chapter of the American College of Physicians.

We hope you'll stop in often, both at our web site, and at the national ACP site.

Advocacy in Action

We in New Jersey have an outstanding opportunity to take part in ACP’s annual advocacy efforts in Washington, D.C., as well as here at home all year long.

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Keep PriCare Residents in NJ

Over 60% of our primary care medical residents are taking their training and leaving NJ.

Find out what we can do to stop this alarming trend.

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Get the Latest News from ACPNJ

Get the latest local and national news and trends affecting internists from from ACP and ACPNJ, with our weekly newsletter. 

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ACPNJ Chapter News Digest

Quality Institute Guide to Telehealth in NJ: Patient Access to Telehealth Services in NJ during the COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, telehealth is quickly becoming the most widely used option for patients across the state to receive care. In fact, many health care providers who previously did not perform telehealth visits with their patients are now swiftly adopting virtual visit options, in order to safely see as many people as possible…
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Elective Surgeries suspended effective March 27 at 5pm

Effective 5 pm, Friday, March 27, all elective surgeries or invasive procedures, both medical and dental, have been suspended. No operation that can be safely delayed, as determined by a patient’s doctor or dentist, will be performed after this time, and until further notice. See attached or link for details of the Executive Order. https://nj.gov/infobank/eo/056murphy/pdf/EO-109.pdf
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On March 18, 2020 the Families First Coronavirus Response Act was signed into law to provide relief to employees and small and midsize businesses affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. The act allows most employers with less than 500 employees to take a payroll tax credit on the newly required leave that must be provided to…
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ACPNJ Launches COVID-19 Resource Center

Dear Members and Friends of ACP-NJ, These are indeed, unprecedented times. We are in the midst of a growing pandemic which is impacting all of us to one degree or another. For many, this is a first experience of a such a wide spread medical emergency in their careers.  Even for those of us who…
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Scientific Meeting Rescheduled for July!

Dear Colleagues, After careful and deliberate discussion, we have made the decision to reschedule the 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting in order to protect the health of all of our attendees and the patients they serve. While this was a difficult decision for all of those who worked so hard to make our March meeting a…
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ACPNJ Advocacy Committee meets with NJ Sen. Vitale

The ACPNJ Advocacy Committee met with State Senator Joseph Vitale on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 in his Woodbridge, NJ office. ACPNJ Attendees included Dr Jonathan Shammash, NJ Northern Governor, Dr Louis Friedman, Chapter Treasurer, Dr Elizabeth Cerceo, Council Member and Chapter Wellness Champion, Dr Daniel Ricketti, Resident Committee Co-Chair, and Ms Claudine Leone, Government Affairs…
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Contact ACPNJ

Mailing address:
224 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608

Executive Director
Ray Saputelli, MBA, CAE
Ph: 609-454-8517
Fax: 609-394-7712