The 2019 Medicare physician fee schedule: An overview of provisions that will affect surgical practices(0)
This article summarizes provisions in the 2019 Medicare physician fee schedule final rule that are relevant to general surgery and its related specialties.
The finalized policies for the 2019 QPP are described as are the College’s positions on select portions of the final rule, including changes to the Quality performance category.
Changes to Current Procedural Terminology codes and an overview of related reporting information are described.
This Clinical Congress 2018 wrap-up summarizes key events at the annual meeting, Convocation, Named Lectures, and award winners and honorees.
The Bulletin is publishing the collected papers from the Metabolic Surgery Symposium, which took place in August 2017 at the American College of Surgeons (ACS) headquarters, Chicago, IL.
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- 2018 Executive Director’s annual report
- Collected papers of the ACS Metabolic Surgery Symposium Part I
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