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A new era begins for ACS online properties(Comments Off)

September 1, 2014

This article highlights redeveloped ACS online properties, including a state-of-the-art community platform and a new public website.

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The SAGES FUSE program: Bridging a patient safety gap

This article analyzes how energy-based surgical devices have contributed to complications and mortality in the operating room and addresses how surgeons have been trained to use these devices. It further describes a curriculum developed by the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons to help surgeons safely use these devices.

The benefits of PQRS participation and what the College is doing on your behalf

This article provides an overview of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) program and examples of scenarios surgeons could find themselves in depending on whether they participate in the PQRS in 2014.

Surgeons as state advocates

The surgeon’s voice is critical in health care policy debate. This article outlines how surgeons can be effective advocates and highlights efforts by the College to support these initiatives at the regional level.

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Surgeons as state advocates: Success stories

The surgeon’s voice is critical in health care policy debate. This article outlines how surgeons can be effective advocates and highlights efforts by the College to support these initiatives at the regional level.


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