ACS Board of Governors’ committee updates
Governors’ Committee on Physician Competency and Health(Comments Off on Governors’ Committee on Physician Competency and Health)
The latest report of the Board of Governors’ Committee on Physician Competency and Health provides updates on committee activities and highlights the recently released Being Well and Staying Competent: Challenges for the Surgeon, which is available on the ACS members-only portal at www.efacs.org.
The latest report of the Board of Governors’ Socioeconomic Issues Committee (SEIC) provides updates on the nominations for the ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism Awards and the Surgical Humanitarian Award, details regarding the SEIC’s white paper titled Surgical Care and Career Opportunities in a Changing Practice Paradigm, and a information regarding efforts to redesign revitalize the SEIC as the Health Policy and Advocacy Workgroup.
This reports provides details on the recent activities of the Board of Governors’ Committee to Study the Fiscal Affairs of the College, including a reorganization of the committee structure to align with the major pillars of the College, and information regarding the consolidated financial statements of the College for fiscal year 2012.
The Governors’ Committee on Chapter Relations’ (GCCR) activities for the last year are summarized in this report, including updates on the Advocacy and Coalitions Subcommittee, a recap of the 2012 Best Practices to Keep Chapters Running Smoothly session at the 2012 Clinical Congress, and details regarding the transition of the GCRR into the Chapter Activities National Workgroup.
The Board of Governors’ Committee on Socieoecnomic Issues is developing a white paper addressing the roles and future of surgeons as employees. This article provides an update on this report and other notable activities of the committee.
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