ACC clinical documents are approved by either the Clinical Policy Approval Committee or the Lifelong Learning Oversight Committee, depending on document type. For transparency, disclosure information for these committees is available by clicking on the links below.
- Clinical Policy Approval Committee
The Clinical Policy Approval Committee is the central approval body for the following types of ACC clinical policy documents: Practice Guidelines, Performance Measures, Data Standards, Appropriate Use Criteria, Clinical Expert Consensus Decision Pathways, and Health Policy Statements.
- Lifelong Learning Oversight Committee
The Lifelong Learning Oversight Committee is the approval body for ACC Competence and Training Statements.