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OUR MISSION

To improve the health of America’s underserved populations and to enhance the development and support of the health care clinicians serving these populations.

ACU is a transdisciplinary organization of clinicians, advocates and healthcare organizations that provide health care for the underserved. Our programs include professional education, clinical tools, advocacy, patient education, training and technical assistance.

Policy

ACU’s mission is two-fold: to improve the health of underserved communities and to develop and support those clinicians who choose to serve them.

Practice

ACU supports clinicians and improving health care for the underserved by raising the quality of care, expanding access to care, and developing culturally competent and adequately resourced health care workforce.

Workforce

ACU focuses on that mission through the recruitment and retention of clinicians into medically underserved areas across the country.

Policy

ACU’s mission is two-fold: to improve the health of underserved communities and to develop and support those clinicians who choose to serve them.

Practice

ACU supports clinicians and improving health care for the underserved by raising the quality of care, expanding access to care, and developing culturally competent and adequately resourced health care workforce.

Workforce

ACU focuses on that mission through the recruitment and retention of clinicians into medically underserved areas across the country.

our vision and our Dedication to our members

Leading advocacy, clinical, operational and equity excellence in caring for the underserved.

Our membership includes individuals representing 18 professional disciplines as well as community clinics, health care organizations and professional societies.

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Become a Member

Membership in ACU makes you a part of a larger community of clinicians in practice, other health professionals and advocates working with underserved communities. By becoming a member, you gain access to a network of individuals and organizations and to information, education and tools to support your professional practice and advocacy efforts on behalf of the underserved.

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Stay up to date with ACU by subscribing to our Clinician & Community newsletter and other periodic updates!