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Why Join the ACR (page 2)

II. Radiologist Care

The ACR is also the primary socio-economic and legal organization for radiology:

     A. Represents radiologists before:

         1. Congress & State Legislatures
         2. Federal & State Agencies
         3. Medicare and Third Party Payers
         4. National and Local Media
         5. Federal and State Courts
         6. Organized medicine
         7. CPT-IV and ICD-9 coding committees
         8. State Medicare Carrier Advisory Committees

     B. Publishes numerous materials to keep members informed - ACR Bulletin

     C. ACR Website -

     D. Conducts public relations campaigns to enhance radiology's public image

     E. ACR Professional Bureau - job listings

     F. ACR founded additional political organizations:

         1. Radiology Advocacy Alliance (RAA)
         2. Radiology Political Action Committee (RADPAC)

III. Radiology Resident Care

The ACR provides numerous benefits for the future radiologist in training:

     A. Automatic Free Membership in the State Chapter Society and ACR, with a gradual increase in the latter over a four year period

     B. ACR Standards - 95

     C. ACR Appropriateness Criteria

     D. ACR Bulletin

     E. Annual ACR In-Training Examination

     F. ACR Video Presentations on Non-clinical Skills

         1. Job Search
         2. Practical Business Issues
         3. ACR Standards, Accreditation Programs, Appropriateness Criteria
         4. Critical Thinking Skills
         5. Ethics
         6. Service Orientation/Interpretation Skills
         7. M edical Organization Policies

     G. Professional Bureau - job listings available on both state and national levels

     H. Fellowship Directory - national directory of radiology fellowships

Top Ten Reasons to be an ACR Member:

The ACR has composed the following "top ten list" of reasons radiologists should be members:

  • Leader in Patient Care
  • Career Investment
  • Reimbursement
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Image
  • Opportunities for Involvement
  • Representation
  • Support of Tomorrow's Radiologists
  • ACR Fellowship
  • Member Benefits

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