WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Surgeons (ACS) commends Congress for passing
"We thank Congress for its efforts to improve the program," said David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS, ACS Executive Director. "The ACS is committed to continuing to work closely with Congress to ensure that MIPS is implemented in a way that improves quality care for surgical patients."
The ACS was also pleased that the passed legislation addresses several other ACS priorities:
About the American College of SurgeonsThe American College of Surgeons is a scientific and educational organization of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to raise the standards of surgical practice and improve the quality of care for all surgical patients. The College is dedicated to the ethical and competent practice of surgery. Its achievements have significantly influenced the course of scientific surgery in America and have established it as an important advocate for all surgical patients. The College has more than 80,000 members and is the largest organization of surgeons in the world. For more information, visit www.facs.org.
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SOURCE American College of Surgeons
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