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Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

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Optimal Resources for Children's Surgical Care

The Optimal Resources for Children's Surgical Care standards document details the principles regarding resource standards, quality improvement and safety processes, data collection, and a verification process. The program evaluates three levels of care, aligned to the standards and expected scope of practice at the pediatric hospital. An interactive PDF of each standards document is available for download.

Optimal Resources for Children’s Surgical Care 2021

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Questions regarding the standards presented in Optimal Resources for Children’s Surgical Care should be submitted to childrenssurgery@facs.org.