Acupuncture is regulated at the state level.
ASM works in many ways to stay on top of legislative and regulatory issues that impact the acupuncture professional and you as a practitioner.
You'll find helpful information here as well as ways that you can get more involved.
ASM spoke up about the inclusion of acupuncture as an options for non-opioid pain relief and drafted a letter supporting this. Read more
ASM works to protect the acupuncture scope of practice by monitoring legislation and regulations that impact the practice of acupuncture. Here is information about what House and/or Senate bills are currently active. Read more
Get information about its history, related bills, and updates from the ASM Dry Needling Task Force Read more
As of January 2014, regulations went into place which allow acupuncture visits to be covered for those individuals enrolled in the state's MassHealth program. Read more
Another important issue that ASM follows and tracks impact on the profession of acupuncture. Read more
If you don't know who to contact in your home or work area, use these resources