This month’s column highlights the impact of the ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC and how it establishes important relationships to further ACS legislative priorities.
Summarizes key pieces of ACS-supported legislation that have been enacted in recent months and outlines remaining bills that the 115th Congress will need to consider.
The column takes a look at the College’s Advocate at Home Program, which is designed for all surgeon advocates to expand Fellow engagement in the College’s grassroots advocacy efforts.
This month’s column summarizes three key health care proposals that were passed by the House in July: the Children’s Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act, the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act, and the ASC Payment Transparency Act of 2018.
This month’s column looks at the ACS’ and the Commission on Cancer’s cancer-related advocacy priorities, including pediatric cancer research, colorectal cancer screening, and quality of life improvement.
More in this category
- Dateline: DC—June 2018
- Dateline: DC—May 2018
- Dateline: DC—April 2018
- Dateline: DC—March 2018
- Dateline: DC—February 2018
- Dateline: DC—January 2018
- Dateline: DC—December 2017