Welcome to the Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons

2018 GSACS Day of Trauma & Annual Meeting


August 17-19, 2018

King and Prince Resort
St. Simons Island, GA


Upcoming Events


Resident Members Encouraged to Apply for 2018 Summit Scholarships

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) will offer a limited number of scholarships to Resident Members who are interested in attending the Leadership & Advocacy Summit 2018, May 19–22 in Washington, DC. This scholarship award will cover up to $500 in housing and...

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#HHS Secretary #Azar has thrown down a challenge to healthcare providers & drugmakers, demanding they tell patients what a service or product will cost before they receive it. https://t.co/ZHpxp6kGXZ
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The “Hands Free Georgia Act,” which overwhelmingly passed the Georgia House of Representatives last month, faces an uphill battle in the Senate, according to Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, who serves as president of the Senate. #injuryprevention #handsfreeGA https://t.co/pKdGtMgL9H
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That bad debt calculation has been an important number for many hospitals in trying to justify their tax-exempt status.
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New accting standard narrows what hospitals can report as bad debt & changes how hospitals report community benefits. IRS does not consider bad debt a community benefit but some hospitals still include it in charity care & Medicaid & Medicare shortfalls. https://t.co/9mhgH6r31v
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RT @JSurgEduc: Visit our new and improved website! https://t.co/BRxnTGULu4 same great articles, but now with access to our Twitter content…
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2018 Membership

The Georgia 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 Georgia surgeons.

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