The American College of Surgeons actively works with Congress and the administration to propose and advocate for a Medicare payment system that incentivizes high value care for seniors, appropriately compensates surgeons for their time and skill, and minimizes administrative burdens on physicians and their practices.
Congress Fails to Address Medicare Cuts
Our organizations continue to urge Congress to stop the Medicare cuts from going into effect before the end of the year.
ACS Seeks Congressional Intervention to Prevent Cuts to Payment for Surgical Services
Learn about ACS efforts to prevent cuts to payment for surgical services.
Congressional Correspondence Regarding Medicare Physician Payment
Read ACS letters, testimonies, and more.
Additional ACS Payment Resources
MACRA Quality Payment Program—ACS Quality Payment Program Resource Center
Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Rule
ACS Regulatory Relief Asks