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Legislative & Regulatory Policy

ACA's advocacy efforts focus on vital issues such as improved access to chiropractic services for patients, expanded scope of practice for chiropractors within Medicare, inclusion of chiropractic in national health care reform and chiropractic participation in the National Health Service Corps.

Issue Briefs

Issue briefs are documents used by ACA and ACA members on Capitol Hill to summarize an issue and provide a call to action.

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Medicare parity is ACA's top legislative and regulatory priority. Senior patients will benefit when chiropractic physicians can practice to the fullest extent of their licensure, training and competencies.

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Veteran's Affairs

ACA's efforts in increasing veterans’ access to services provided by doctors of chiropractic in the VA. 

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