THE OFFICIAL NEWS SOURCE OF ACR CONVERGENCE 2022 • NOVEMBER 10-14


  • Rheumatologists receive multiple benefits by joining ACR’s RISE Registry

    Rheumatologists receive multiple benefits by joining ACR’s RISE Registry

    The Rheumatology Informatics System for Effectiveness (RISE) Registry is the first and largest rheumatology electronic health record (EHR)-enabled and Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) in the U.S. QCDRs are CMS-approved […] READ MORE

  • Cancer treatments create immune-related adverse events

    Checkpoint inhibitors, used as cancer immunotherapy, can trigger immune-related adverse events in 30 to 40 percent of patients, so rheumatologists are treating a new class of immune-related diseases. “Up to […] READ MORE

  • Many presenters to use RISE data during their sessions

    Many presenters to use RISE data during their sessions

    This year’s ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting features several opportunities to learn more about the ACR’s Rheumatology Informatics System for Effectiveness (RISE) Registry and the data and tools it offers rheumatologists. For the […] READ MORE

  • ACR, ARHP immediate past presidents present new attendee orientation

    ACR, ARHP immediate past presidents present new attendee orientation

    The ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting opens Sunday with a first-time attendee orientation from 7:30 – 8:30 am in Room 11 B of the San Diego Convention Center. The orientation will provide registrants with the basic knowledge they need to navigate the meeting and receive the greatest educational benefit. READ MORE

  • ARHP eLearning: Today & Tomorrow

    ARHP eLearning: Today & Tomorrow

    By Paul M. Adam, MSW, and Afton L. Hassett, PsyD This is a condensed version of an article that first appeared in the June 2017 issue of The Rheumatologist. The […] READ MORE

  • Get a handle on compliance, coding, auditing during pre-meeting courses

    Two days of pre-meeting courses at the ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting will offer information on MACRA, MIPS, claims denials, and audits. The ACR Coding Clinic: Addressing Information Security, Risk & Compliance […] READ MORE

  • Text your way to exclusive access


    Text your way to exclusive access


    Attendees earn entry to Rheumatology Research Foundation’s Donors’ Lounge via text donation Want to enjoy the Rheumatology Research Foundation’s Donors’ Lounge? A text message can now grant you instant access. […] READ MORE

  • 2018 Winter Rheumatology Symposium

    2018 Winter Rheumatology Symposium

    Join the ACR in Snowmass, CO, for the Winter Rheumatology Symposium, Jan. 20 – 26, 2018. With more than 20 hours of non-concurrent, didactic, and interactive sessions, the symposium provides […] READ MORE

  • Thank you, RheumPAC investors!

    Thank you, RheumPAC investors!

    With the 2018 election cycle in full swing, we wanted to take this opportunity to say thank you to our RheumPAC investors ($100+) in 2017. RheumPAC has been successful in […] READ MORE