Quality has been the cornerstone of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) since its founding 110 years ago. Through the Power of Quality Campaign, the American College of Surgeons is on a mission to improve surgical quality and patient care across the country. We will expand the reach of ACS Quality Programs to more hospitals, enlist more surgeons in quality improvement efforts, encourage adoption of quality metrics into public policy, and help patients seek out hospitals committed to delivering the highest quality of care.
ACS Quality Programs demonstrate a hospital's dedication to providing surgical teams with the tools and resources they need to put quality at the forefront and help them do what they do best—save and improve lives. Partner with us to begin or enhance quality programs.
ACS Quality Programs use the best data, expert input, and proven processes to help surgical care teams deliver the highest quality care. Find ACS-verified or ACS-accredited care near you.
See how Nicole Watson was at the center of every decision of her breast cancer journey thanks to a Inova Health System’s commitment to the ACS Surgical Quality Programs.
Providing high-quality care is at the heart of everything we do as surgeons, and it has been the cornerstone of the ACS since our founding in 1913. Today, it’s more important than ever that we accelerate conversations about surgical quality as we emerge from the pandemic and confront the strains it has put on our healthcare system.
NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi has been named a Surgical Quality Partner by the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The designation means that Jacobi has met the highest standards of surgical care by minimizing complications, improving outcomes and saving lives.