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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.

Become a Member
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.

Membership Benefits
ACS
Quality Programs

Program Fees

Please note: All fees are subject to a 3 percent increase on an annual basis.

Fee Type

Fee Amount

Due

Services Included

ACS NSQIP QVP Comprehensive

  • Verification review of all surgical specialties
  • Sites with annual surgical case volumes of 1,680 or more
  • U.S. and international sites

Annual fee of $30,000†

New sites will be invoiced upon execution of the hospital participation agreement.

Renewing sites will be invoiced 60 days before the end of the current participation period.

  • Access to ACS NSQIP and the ACS Quality Verification Program 
  • Review of all Surgical Specialties 
  • Full-Day Virtual Site Visit
  • Application review and processing
  • Database Access
  • SCR Training and Certification**
  • Clinical and Technical support
  • Online real-time reports
  • Interim and Semi-Annual Risk-Adjusted Reports*

ACS NSQIP QVP Focused 

  • Verification review of two surgical specialty areas
  • Sites with annual surgical case volumes of 1,680 or more
  • U.S. and international sites

Annual fee of $26,000†

New sites will be invoiced upon execution of the hospital participation agreement.

Renewing sites will be invoiced 60 days before the end of the current participation period.

  • Access to ACS NSQIP and the ACS Quality Verification Program 
  • Review of two Surgical Specialties
  • Half-Day Virtual Site Visit
  • Application review and processing
  • Database Access
  • SCR Training and Certification**
  • Clinical and Technical support
  • Online real-time reports
  • Interim and Semi-Annual Risk-Adjusted Reports*

ACS NSQIP QVP Small and Rural

  • Small: Sites which perform fewer than 1,680 cases/year
  • Rural: Sites whose zip codes fall under Rural Urban Commuter Area (RUCA) data codes 7.0 through 10.6
  • U.S. and international sites

Focused: Annual Fee of $10,000†

Comprehensive: Annual fee of $14,000†

New sites will be invoiced upon execution of the hospital participation agreement.

Renewing sites will be invoiced 60 days before the end of the current participation period.

  • Eligible for NSQIP QVP Focused or Comprehensive subject to above terms
  • Application review and processing
  • Database Access
  • SCR Training and Certification**
  • Clinical and Technical support
  • Online real-time reports
  • Interim and Semi-Annual Risk-Adjusted Reports*

Additional SCR Training

Replacement and/or back-up SCRs at participating sites

One-time fee of $2,500† per person

Sites will be invoiced at time of training registration.

  • Database Access
  • SCR Training and Certification
  • Clinical and Technical support

*Site must have complete 30-day follow-up for a minimum of 80 percent of cases within a SAR period to receive a report.

**One complimentary training session is allocated for the initial SCR for new site enrollment only.

†Currency must be in U.S. Dollars