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Urgent Action Required

Urgent Action Required CMS released the CY2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. As predicted, the finalized rule includes devastating cuts to Medicare physician payment, including up to 9% for some surgical specialties. At this point, enacting legislation is the only...

Identifying and Addressing Gender Bias in Surgery

The Young Fellow (FYA) and Residents and Associates (RAS) Representatives of the Maryland Chapter of the ACS Invite You to a Thought-Provoking Discussion with a Panel of World-Renowned SurgeonsIdentifying and Addressing Gender Bias in SurgeryWith Panelists:Thursday,...

2021 Fellow Applications Now Open – Become a Fellow of the ACS

2021 Fellow Applications Now Open – Become a Fellow of the ACS As President of the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (MD-ACS), I would like to encourage you to take the next important step in your surgical career, if you meet the membership...

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Biden picks Murthy as surgeon general, wants Fauci to stay on - The Washington Post https://t.co/kWEA2j1hRy
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After a Deadly #COVID Outbreak, Maryland County Takes Steps to Protect Health Workers | Kaiser Health News https://t.co/5xCZBc4Z9r
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Urgent Action Required CMS released the CY2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. As predicted, the finalized rule includes devastating cuts to Medicare physician payment, including up to 9% for some surgical specialties. Learn more and take action: https://t.co/vDOSWTLxb2
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8 Months In: How Private Practice Surgeons Are Faring During COVID-19 - General Surgery News https://t.co/fdIOTkCT1O
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Trump administration leaves states to grapple with how to distribute scarce vaccines - POLITICO https://t.co/EmKKYqptKV
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OSHA Let Employers Decide Whether to Report Health Care Worker Deaths. Many Didn’t. – Kaiser Health News https://t.co/0fS0XQh04z
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Scott Atlas, a Trump Coronavirus Adviser, Resigns - The New York Times https://t.co/ECcRUDu0ps
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How COVID-19 Highlights the Uncertainty of Medical Testing – Kaiser Health News https://t.co/ZAZkcxeNIc
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Physician fee-schedule changes could upend compensation, experts say https://t.co/vPDKbfuaw6
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COVID-19 surge threatens hospital finances https://t.co/KOLtUVQvKn
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Why Join the ACS?

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

2021 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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