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Call for Nominations – Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons

Call for Nominations - Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons The Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons is seeking nominations for six open positions on the Executive Council, the governing body of the Chapter. To serve, a candidate must...

MD-ACS eNews January 2020

MD-ACS eNews January 2020 Inside this issue: MD-ACS Advocacy Day and 2020 Spring Meeting Call for Abstracts – 2020 MD-ACS Annual Spring Meeting MD-ACS Fall Dinner Leadership & Advocacy Summit Resident Travel Award Opportunity   Geriatric Surgery Verification (GSV)...

Exhibitor registration is Open! Maryland Chapter, ACS Spring Meeting

Spring Annual MeetingMarch 7, 2020 The Westin AnnapolisAnnapolis, MD Don't miss this opportunity to participate in the Annual Spring Meeting of the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. This one-day event will place you among leading surgeons from...

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How Palliative Care Remade End-of-Life Care at New York Hospitals https://t.co/niE0CJO9k4
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Study: Medicaid churn declined in expansion states https://t.co/PNXdLDhUC9
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In 90% of operating rooms in countries like U.S., surgeons use safety checklists https://t.co/Li8NWDaUY8
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Half of doctors would take a pay cut for less hours, more work-life balance https://t.co/8XgjCoF0Wj
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State health policy brain trust takes aim at hospital costs for 2020 https://t.co/SGbAULeaxD
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CMS advisers: New payment models should focus more on patient education https://t.co/J7E1X5gZnN
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Hospitals sue to stop site-neutral payment policy in 2020 https://t.co/BDgcE1cYbn
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Medicaid expansion linked to fewer opioid deaths https://t.co/PrsjJBSDpZ
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Lack of insurance linked to racial disparities in breast cancer treatment https://t.co/NDLRGEmtzV
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Proposed organ transplant rules have widespread support https://t.co/emzRCIzZne
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Why Join the ACS?

Dr. Joseph V. Sakran, of Johns Hopkins shares about the value of membership.

2020 Membership

The Maryland Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member! It’s your membership that will continue to let the Chapter focus on important issues facing Maryland surgeons.

The Future. Through the Eyes of a Surgeon

As health care changes, it is critical that surgeons continue to have a strong voice and seat at the table in all patient care decisions. Check out this new video encouraging Fellows to become actively involved in helping the ACS take bold steps and speak with a unified voice on behalf of patients.

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