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NC-ACS January 2019 eNews

NC-ACS January 2019 eNews MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW! NC/SC – ACS Joint Annual Meeting 2019Southeastern Surgical Congress to be Held in CharlotteKathryn Schlosser, MD Wins British Hernia Society Award ACS 2019  Leadership & Advocacy SummitParticipate in ACS Survey on...

North Carolina Chapter E-News – October 2018

Hurricane Florence, NC Surgeons and Residents Answer the CallDr. Anthony Charles to Lead Global Surgery at UNCCongratulations to North Carolina’s 2018 American College of Surgeons Initiate ClassACS 2018 Clinical CongressSupport Operation Sock Drop at #ACSCC182019...

Post Hurricane Florence Resource Links

Post Hurricane Florence Resource Links Dear NC-ACS Members, The North Carolina Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (NC-ACS) has assembled some websites and information to assist you in the aftermath of the epic storm, Hurricane Florence. If you have insurance,...

Twitter – @NCSurgeons

Sacklers Directed Efforts to Mislead Public About OxyContin, New Documents Indicate https://t.co/UucOqQaGfV
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HCA-Mission Health deal OK'd by N.C. attorney general https://t.co/yiYw5Roy89
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Medicaid block grant waiver reports revive hospitals' funding worries https://t.co/HLmUFrbD4p
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UnitedHealth loses appeal over underpayments https://t.co/NjLagjfOPp
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RT @DukeSurgery: Congratulations to Dr. Peter Smith, Professor and Chief, Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, on being appoint…
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Under the new program, called Blue Premier, Blue Cross NC & the health systems will be jointly responsible for better health outcomes & patient experiences while lowering costs. https://t.co/7o9FF35NlZ
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Medicare DSH case has Supreme Court leaning to hospitals https://t.co/0hqDhqP30n
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Health plans clashed with provider & consumer groups in their reactions to #CMS' proposal to give states more flexibility regulating adequacy of provider networks in #Medicaid managed-care plans. https://t.co/DclVnWv60Z
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RT @AtriumHealth: DEPLOYMENT: Our one-of-a-kind emergency department, Carolinas MED-1, is leaving tomorrow headed to Grady Memorial Hospita…
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2019 Membership

The North Carolina Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member! It’s your membership that will continue to let the Chapter focus on important issues facing North Carolina surgeons.

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The Future. Through the Eyes of a Surgeon

As health care changes, it is critical that surgeons continue to have a strong voice and seat at the table in all patient care decisions. Check out this new video encouraging Fellows to become actively involved in helping the ACS take bold steps and speak with a unified voice on behalf of patients.

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