AAEM believes every individual should have unencumbered access to quality emergency care provided by a specialist in emergency medicine. To ensure that this occurs, you have to make your voices heard. The involvement of our members is vital to the success of our grassroots efforts. We encourage all AAEM members to use the information provided here and to take an active role in molding the policy issues facing emergency medicine today.

AAEM Advocacy Day

Learn about upcoming advocacy activities on Capitol Hill.


EMTALA Information

Articles and up-to-date information on EMTALA can be found here.


Public Policy Statements/Letters

Click here for AAEM letters and statements aimed at federal decision makers on issues of concern to emergency medicine.

Last updated: May 19, 2014