2023 National EMS Week

May 1, 2023

The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), is pleased to announce the theme for EMS Week 2023: Where Emergency Care Begins. The national campaign, which honors the men and women who provide emergency medical services to our communities, will take place May 21 through […]

Springfield Physician Selected to Participate in NASA Mission

April 24, 2023

NASA has big plans in the works to test if we can eventually live life on Mars and a Springfield doctor is getting the chance to be a part of the process. Nathan Jones, a doctor at Springfield Memorial’s Emergency Department, will be a part of a year-long study known as the Crew Health and […]

National Volunteer Week

April 20, 2023

Thank you to all ICEP Volunteers. ICEP is stronger every day because of your hard work and dedication to the support of our quality of emergency medical care and committed to the interests of emergency physicians in Illinois and nationally. We appreciate each and every one of you!

ACEP Board and Council Candidates Finalized

ACEP’s Nominating Committee has selected the slate of candidates for 2023. Elections will occur during the Council Meeting on Sunday, Oct. 8 in advance of ACEP23 in Philadelphia. During this election cycle, there are four Board of Directors positions to be filled, along with President-Elect, Council Speaker, and Council Vice Speaker. ICEP’s own Henry Pitzele, MD, FACEP […]

Illinois College of Emergency Physicians Outreach to FTC to Enact Proposed Rule Ban on Non-Compete Clauses in Employment Contracts

Downers Grove, IL: The Illinois College of Emergency Physicians (ICEP), the Illinois chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), urges the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to finalize and enact the proposed rule categorically banning all non-compete clauses in our employment agreements. ICEP supports the commission’s proposal and urges urge it to finalize the […]

CMS Finalizes Policies to Crack Down on Medicare Advantage Health Plans

April 14, 2023

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently took a major step forward in addressing some of the most egregious practices that Medicare Advantage (MA) private health plans are routinely employing. As you may recall from a previous Regs & Eggs blog post, ACEP responded to two MA proposed regs earlier this year that attempted […]

ACEP Modest Dues Increase to Catch Up with Inflation

April 10, 2023

ACEP is adjusting regular dues for the first time in almost a decade. Starting with the June renewal statements, some regular members* will see a dues increase of $60 – that’s only $5 a month. You are facing unprecedented battles on multiple fronts. These problems are complex, but one thing is clear – ACEP continues […]

ICEP Asks for Your Non-Compete Stories

April 1, 2023

The ICEP Board of Directors is in the process of drafting a letter on the FTC Non-Compete Clause. Please take a moment to submit via this online form to share your experiences, stories, or impact a non-compete would have on you as an emergency physicians, patients, and communities in our state. Please note all responses […]

50 Years of ICEP – Submit Your Video!

March 24, 2023

Did you know that we are celebrating our 50th anniversary? In conjunction with our Ginny Kennedy Palys Annual Symposium, formerly Spring Symposium, we are asking our members to share their favorite ICEP memory by recording and uploading a short video. The video will be presented at the symposium and shared via ICEP’s social media platforms. […]

How Well Do You Know ICEP?

March 23, 2023

Join the fun by participating in our scavenger hunt. The first 5 people to answer all questions correctly will receive $50 off on registration for The Ginny Kennedy Palys Annual Symposium! Hint: answers can be found in ICEP’s latest EPIC Newsletter. Good luck! Click here to complete the scavenger hunt.

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