American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Legislative and Regulatory Updates

ICYMI: Listen to Webinar on Advocating for Your Financial Security in a Post-COVID-19 World

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) May 14 hosted the third in a series of webinars during the COVID-19 crisis. This webinar, Advocating for Your Financial Security in a Post-COVID-19 World, focused on the key financial measures that the ACS is advocating in Washington, DC. Fellows can access the recordings of this webinar along with previous financial webinars here.

Loan Forgiveness Application Released for the Paycheck Protection Program

The Small Business Administration and the Treasury Department on May 15 released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application with detailed instructions for completing the application. The form and instructions inform borrowers how to apply for forgiveness of their PPP loans, consistent with the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).

The updated information and a link to the application can be found in the Practice Protection Committee’s Resource Document, which can be accessed here.