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.
This month’s column provides an in-depth look at the College’s advocacy efforts related to the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act.
Provides an update on ACS efforts to reduce the administrative burdens on surgeons, including the new Stop Overregulating My OR (SOMO) initiative.
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- Dateline: DC—April 2018
- Dateline: DC—March 2018
- Dateline: DC—February 2018
- Dateline: DC—January 2018
- Dateline: DC—December 2017