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Legislative and Regulatory Updates

January 4, 2022

SurgeonsVoice: Learn More, Take Action, and Continue to Make an Impact in 2022

The SurgeonsVoice action center is regularly updated to reflect developments regarding several ACS-supported legislative priorities that Congress is considering. Thus, it is important for surgeon advocates to frequently visit SurgeonsVoice online to learn more, take action, and make an impact. In December 2021, surgeons helped persuade Congress to mitigate significant Medicare payment cuts. Surgeon advocates can continue to help improve and protect quality surgical patient care by reviewing updates via SurgeonsVoice.

As Congress returns to work, please participate in the following SurgeonsVoice calls to action:

By participating early and often, you can help raise the profile of these and other issues that could become priorities in 2022 and beyond.

To learn more, visit the federal advocacy web page on the ACS website or contact staff at ahp@facs.org. For brief information updates about important advocacy-related activity, follow @SurgeonsVoice on Twitter.