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ACS manages 2017 legislative gains despite Hill focus on ACA repeal, tax reform
A summary of the College’s key legislative activities in 2017 is provided, including efforts centered on workforce shortages, the opioid epidemic, and implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) Reauthorization Act.
The 2018 Medicare physician fee schedule: An overview of provisions that will affect surgical practices
This article summarizes provisions in the 2018 Medicare physician fee schedule final rule that are relevant to general surgery and its related specialties.
Dateline: DC—December 2017
This column provides updates on College advocacy and health policy activities, including MPFS, Stop the Bleed, and MACRA.