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College hits its stride in social media usage(Comments Off)

April 1, 2015

An update on the College’s social media usage and the ACS Communities, is provided in this news article.

Sacramento Quality Forum

Health care leaders participate in ACS Quality Forum in Sacramento, CA

A panel of regional health care experts discussed the state of health care in Northern California and discussed examples of state and national quality improvement initiatives that have resulted in higher standards, reduced costs, and better outcomes.

Study: Readmissions due to post-discharge complications

Readmissions in the first 30 days after surgery were associated with new post-discharge complications related to the surgical procedure, according to a recent study, and not to a worsening or mismanagement of conditions the patient already had while hospitalized for surgery.

Apply now for ACS Surgeons as Leaders course in June

The ACS Surgeons as Leaders: From Operating Room to Boardroom course will take place June 7–10 at ACS headquarters in Chicago, IL.

ACS Comprehensive General Surgery Review Course starts July 30

The ACS Comprehensive General Surgery Review Course, July 30–August 2 in Chicago, IL, is an intensive three-and-a-half-day review course covering essential content areas in general surgery.


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