Shuster held memberships in the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the American Federation for Clinical Research, the American Heart Association (Councils on Circulation and Rheumatic Fever and Congenital Heart Defects), the American Medical Association, the American Society of Internal Medicine
, the American Thoracic Society, the Montgomery County Medical Society, the National Association of Disability Examiners, and the National Rehabilitation Association.
He has published numerous articles on healthcare topics and is the author of "Medicare Part B Reimbursement for Physicians" in the Clark Boardman treatise Health Law Practice Guide and Managed Care and Capitation Contracting, a book published by the American Society of Internal Medicine
Iacobucci was a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Internal Medicine
, American College of Clinical Endocrinology, and American College of Clinical Pharmacologists, as well as the American Diabetes Assoc., the Thyroid Foundation of America, American Academy of Medical Directors, The Endocrine Society, Massachusetts Medical Society, and The Worcester District Medical Society.
He is certified in cardiac MRI/MRA and is a member of the American Colleges of Echocardiography, Cardiology and Clinical Research, the American Society of Internal Medicine
, and the Florida Medical Association.
The American Society of Internal Medicine
and the American College of Physicians (ASIM/ACP) have proposed that their members include questions about gun ownership as part of a regular health questionnaire.
In an effort to contrast the current system of managed care with the way things should work, the American Society of Internal Medicine
(ASIM) has released a series of white papers designed to provide clear, constructive, and feasible recommendations to reinvent managed care.
Joseph Clift, president of the California chapter of the American Society of Internal Medicine
(ASIM), says the Washington-based physicians organization rejects a national health care plan as well.
Some would cut Medicare to reduce deficit spending, finance tax cuts, and balance the budget; others, including the American Society of Internal Medicine
(ASIM), believe Medicare must be spared to preserve access and quality of care.
The March issue of The Internist: Health Policy in Practice, the magazine of the American Society of Internal Medicine
(ASIM), looks at internal medicine's physician supply dilemma, debating whether government regulation is necessary to achieve the proper balance.
Nelson, M.D., the executive vice president of the American Society of Internal Medicine
Fees for primary care services performed by internists and other primary care physicians must be shielded from proposed Medicare budget cuts, American Society of Internal Medicine
's (ASIM) President Richard D.
The AMA, the American society of Internal Medicine
, the American College of Physicians, and other medical groups also have called for a system to reduce the number of uninsured.