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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

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Advocacy

Quality

The first component of MIPS

The 4 Components of MIPS

In 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) merged its previous physician quality programs into the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) with four components: Quality (formerly PQRS), Promoting Interoperability (formerly ACI), Cost (former VM), and Improvement Activities (a new category.) These components combine to form a MIPS Final Score that determines a MIPS eligible clinician’s Medicare Part B incentive payment.

Information Blocking

What every surgeon needs to know about information blocking and how it impacts your profession and practice.

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5 Surgical Phases of Care

Developed by the ACS, it’s a new approach to surgical measurement: 5 phases of surgical care across the care continuum.

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