ACS and Florida Health Care Leaders Unite to Drive Discussions
CHICAGO (January 23, 2013): The ACS today hosted the ACS Surgical Health Care Quality Forum Florida to share best practices for improving patient care and achieving better outcomes.
ACS and Florida Health Care Leaders to Lead Discussion
CHICAGO (January 10, 2013): On January 23, the ACS will bring together a panel of Florida health care and government leaders at the ACS Surgical Health Care Quality Forum Florida.
Save the Date: Nation’s Capital Hosts the ACS Clinical Congress
CHICAGO (March 28, 2013): The 2013 Clinical Congress of the ACS—one of the largest international meetings of surgeons in the world—will convene October 6–10, in Washington, DC.
79 Cancer Care Facilities Receive National Achievement Award
CHICAGO (April 19, 2013): The CoC of the ACS has granted its 2012 Outstanding Achievement Award to a select group of 79 accredited cancer programs throughout the United States.
ACS and Connecticut Health Care Leaders Unite to Drive Discussions
CHICAGO (April 26, 2013): The ACS today hosted the ACS Surgical Health Care Quality Forum Connecticut, in partnership with the ACS Connecticut Chapter and the Connecticut State Medical Society.
ACS and Connecticut Health Care Leaders to Discuss Best Practices
CHICAGO (April 18, 2013): The ACS will host the ACS Surgical Health Care Quality Forum Connecticut.
ACS Releases New Book Demonstrating Value of Surgeon Leadership
CHICAGO (April 15, 2013): Today, the ACS released a limited-edition book, Inspiring Quality Tour: Lessons Learned in the Pursuit of Quality Surgical Health Care.
Mahul B. Amin Named Editor of AJCC Cancer Staging Manual’s 8th Edition
CHICAGO (May 6, 2013): The AJCC recently announced that Mahul B. Amin, MD, FCAP, has been named Editor-in-Chief of the eighth edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual.
Susan E. Mackinnon Receives 2013 Jacobson Innovation Award
CHICAGO (June 7, 2013): Susan E. Mackinnon, MD, FACS, FRCSC, received the 2013 Jacobson Innovation Award of the ACS at a dinner held in her honor tonight in Chicago, Ill.
New Study Finds Overall Hospital Quality Performance Differs
SAN DIEGO (July 18, 2013): New research shows hospital quality measurement specific to cancer versus noncancer care provides a more accurate assessment of a hospital’s performance.