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Home Skills Training Programs

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) Surgical Patient Education website supports the surgical community with current resources for informed decision making and full patient participation in surgical care.

Our partnership with surgical specialty organizations, key professional associations, and the National Library of Medicine allows the ACS to present evidence-based reviewed materials about specific operations and surgical care through this website. Send a request to link to this website.

Skills Training Programs

Central Lines Home Skills Program

Feeding Tube Home Skills Program

Ostomy Home Skills Program

Wound Management Home Skills Program

Your Lung Operation – Education for a Better Recovery

Safe Pain Control and Regional Anesthesia for the Practicing General Surgeon

Hospital Broadcast Programs

The ACS is now granting single hospital networks access to broadcast its licensed DVD programs.

Skills Kits Broadcast Rights for Hospitals