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Opioids and Surgical Care

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) Division of Advocacy and Health Policy (DAHP) is actively engaged in efforts to help federal agencies and Congressional leaders find a solution to the opioid epidemic while limiting the legislative and regulatory burdens placed on physicians.

ACS Resources to Address Surgical Patient Opioid Use

ACS Letters Regarding Opioids and Surgical Care