Member Resources

All the tools you need to offer the best vein care possible.



ACP Phlebology Safety Checklist

Guidelines, References

A safety checklist is a type of standardization proven to help improve patient care and avoid human error. It allows practitioners to break down complex procedures, detect potential errors before they lead to harm and proceed knowing all necessary prior steps have been completed. As the World Health Organization notes, “Human error in the complex...

AMA Advocacy Update

AMA Updates

The ACP is the leading advocate for the field of vein care, and works to bring its members the latest news. The AMA Advocacy Update covers the most recent AMA activity on advocacy topics. Read the most recent issue Past Issues September 1, 2016 August 18, 2016 August 4, 2016 July 21, 2016 July 7,...

Phlebology Journal


One of the great benefits we offer AVLS members is a complimentary subscription to Phlebology Journal. One of the field’s preeminent professional publications, Phlebology Journal is essential for any medical professional incorporating venous disease treatment into their practice. Each issue provides the latest scholarship and research in the diagnosis, complications, and treatment of venous and...

VeinCast Podcast


Drs. Albert Malvehy and Todd Hansen host the VeinCast podcast for those involved in the treatment of venous and lymphatic disease. The podcast deals with topics related to vein care, practice management, new technologies and the wide range of issues physicians face practicing phlebology. Each month, a new and interesting episode will be available for download....

In the Vein


The ACP’s electronic monthly newsletter, In the Vein, informs readers of upcoming training opportunities, industry news, and events. In the Vein helps vein care specialists stay up-to-date on all the latest news about the ACP, the specialty and training/education opportunities. 2015 Issues of In the Vein September August July June May April March  

Treatment of Superficial Venous Disease of the Lower Leg Guidelines

Guidelines, References

This white paper, created by the American College of Phlebology, reflects the evidence-based recommendations in the Gloviczki paper as well as many other current studies. Other recommendations, where the evidence-based research is sparse yet the therapy is considered standard of care, are based on the ACP’s consensus of experts. Download the Practice Guidelines for Superficial...