AAEM established its Foundation for the purposes of (1) studying and providing education relating to the access and availability of emergency medical care, and (2) defending the rights of patients to receive such care, and emergency physicians to provide such care. The latter purpose may include providing financial support for litigation to further these objectives. The Foundation will limit financial support to cases involving physician practice rights and cases involving a broad public interest.
The AAEM Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
To recognize those who provide financial support to the AAEM Foundation, the board of directors agreed to establish levels of recognition. Contributions to the Foundation are tax deductible.
AAEM Foundation Levels of Giving
- $1,000 and Greater
Donors will receive recognition in Common Sense throughout the year they contributed to the Foundation. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may do so. Levels are determined annually based upon a calendar year.
For more information regarding the AAEM Foundation, please contact Kay Whalen at 800-884-2236.