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ACS Research Grant Opportunities

ACS Research Grant Opportunities The American College of Surgeons announces the following research awards for U.S. and Canadian members: George H.A. Clowes, Jr., MD, FACS Memorial Research Career Development Award Five-year scholarship providing $45,000 per year in...

A Message from President Anthony Charles

 A Message from President Anthony Charles As we approach summer and the 2018 NC-ACS / SC-ACS Joint Annual Meeting, I want to provide a progress report of the activities of the NC Chapter. We have been very busy since we acquired the services of our new management...

Registration Open for NC/SC ACS Joint Annual Meeting

Annual Joint Meeting of the North Carolina & South Carolina Chapters of the American College of Surgeons Registration is now open for the upcoming Annual Joint Meeting of the North Carolina & South Carolina Chapters of the American College of Surgeons and Bariatric...

Twitter – @NCSurgeons

RT @AmCollSurgeons: The surgeon’s role in advocacy-related efforts to enhance autonomy in surgical training: https://t.co/G9h1GRQQNO #Bulle…
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RT @AmCollSurgeons: "The 'run, hide, fight' response to an active-shooter event may work in many places, but health care facilities should…
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The Government Wants to Teach Students How to Treat Gunshot Wounds. That Could Save Lives, Experts Say https://t.co/c0iHUbjWOZ
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#HHS Secretary Alex Azar says he'll next tackle #CON -certificate-of-need & scope of practice regulations as well as significantly changing #Medicaid's drug rebate guidelines. https://t.co/YvxvcBcHRV
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North Carolina is seen as a goldmine for managed-care companies hoping to nab a piece of the Medicaid population. Now it's accepting proposals for contracts worth a total of $6 billion per year. https://t.co/uiERPvyBAE
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Academic medical centers are hit with more penalties than community hospitals in the CMS' value-based pay programs, according to @NavigantHealth. https://t.co/rxoSTsQSLa
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Exclusive: Surgeon sues to overturn a North Carolina law that blocks him from offering cheaper MRIs https://t.co/NQ5cveXsYx
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FDA has noticeably shifted its approach to drug approvals, and its latest move encourages more companies to make medication-assisted treatments for opioid addiction. https://t.co/MF5eLSt61r
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NC's managed-care organizations will be required to screen every #Medicaid beneficiary for access to food, stable housing & transportation once the state transitions its fee-for-service Medicaid program to managed care in 2019 https://t.co/4NOLrNxTiR
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RT @UNCneurosurgery: Fantastic learning about eyebrow craniotomies from minimally invasive eyebrow expert Dr Charlie Teo from Australia. D…
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2018 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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