Join the Arkansas Chapter ACS Leadership

Join the Arkansas Chapter ACS Leadership  The Arkansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (AR-ACS) is the only official state chapter of the ACS. AR-ACS provides opportunities for surgeons to benefit at the state and local levels. Participation in the...

Exhibitor Registration Now Open

Exhibitor Registration Now Open  AR Chapter, American College of Surgeons & AR Trauma Society Annual Update Register today for the premier surgical and trauma services event in Arkansas! We value our industry partners and offer three easy ways to participate....

AR-ACS eNews — January 05, 2024

AR-ACS eNews — January 05, 2024  Inside this Issue: 2024 AR-ACS Membership Dues Save the Date for the 2024 AR-ACS Annual Meeting & Trauma Society Update  Dr. Henri Ford is Inducted as ACS President Apply for Leadership & Advocacy Summit Resident...

2024 ACS Advocacy and Health Policy Abstract Competition

2024 ACS Advocacy and Health Policy Abstract Competition  The American College of Surgeons (ACS) is pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Advocacy and Health Policy Abstract Competition for surgical trainees will be held at the 2024 Leadership & Advocacy...

AR-ACS 2024 Membership Dues

AR-ACS 2024 Membership Dues  The Arkansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (AR-ACS) exists to provide educational opportunities for our members, be an advocate for our members and the patients they serve, and support and uphold the standards of the...

AR-ACS eNews — October 03, 2023

AR-ACS eNews — October 03, 2023 Inside this Issue: Welcome the ACS Initiates from Arkansas! Don’t Miss the SESC Abstract Deadline Extended Standards for Outpatient Vascular Care Advocacy Clinical Congress 2023 Registration is Now Open for the 2024 ACS Cancer...

Don’t Miss Dr. Pat Bailey at the 2023 AR-ACS Annual Meeting

Don’t Miss Dr. Pat Bailey at the 2023 AR-ACS Annual Meeting Registration is Open for the 2023 AR-ACS Annual Meeting! The 2023 Annual Meeting for the Arkansas Chapter of the ACS is set for Saturday, April 22nd at the Sam Walton Auditorium on UAMS campus in Little...

Registration is Open for the 2023 AR-ACS Annual Meeting!

Registration is Open for the 2023 AR-ACS Annual Meeting! The 2023 Annual Meeting for the Arkansas Chapter of the ACS is set for Saturday, April 22nd at the Sam Walton Auditorium on UAMS campus in Little Rock, Arkansas. The event will be packed full of opportunities...

Win a Scholarship to Attend the ACS Leadership/Advocacy Summit

Win a Scholarship to Attend the ACS Leadership/Advocacy Summit April 15-18, 2023 Washington, D.C. The Arkansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, is pleased to offer a $1600.00 scholarship for a Young Fellow to attend the 2023 ACS Leadership / Advocacy...

Hernia Repair Coding Resources for Surgeons

Hernia Repair Coding Resources for Surgeons This webinar provides information about new CPT codes effective January 1, 2023, that will be used to report anterior abdominal hernia repair for umbilical, ventral, incisional, epigastric, spigelian, and parastomal hernias....

Dr. Matt Steliga Has An Important Message for You

Dr. Matt Steliga Has An Important Message for You The Arkansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (AR-ACS) exists to provide educational opportunities for our members, be an advocate for our members and the patients they serve, and support and uphold the...

ACS Hernia Repair Coding Webinar – Register Today!

ACS Hernia Repair Coding Webinar – Register Today! UPCOMING WEBINAR: New 2023 CPT Coding for Anterior Abdominal Hernia Repair Wednesday, November 9 | 8:00 pm Eastern The American College of Surgeons Division of Advocacy and Health Policy invites Fellows and surgical...

Act Now to STOP Medicare Cuts

Act Now to STOP Medicare Cuts As many of you know, House legislation (H.R. 8800) was introduced to stop looming Medicare payment cuts of nearly 8.5%. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), John Barrasso, MD (R-WY), Bob Menendez (D-NJ), John Boozman, OD (R-AR), and Roger...

Stop Looming Medicare Cuts – Call to Action

Stop Looming Medicare Cuts – Call to Action House legislation (H.R. 8800) was introduced to stop looming Medicare payment cuts of nearly 8.5%; however, a comparable Senate effort was necessary to gain additional momentum on this issue. To that end, Senators Debbie...

AR-ACS eNews — October 14, 2022

AR-ACS eNews — October 14, 2022 Inside this Issue: Meet the 2022-2023 AR-ACS Board of Directors Welcome the ACS Initiates from Arkansas UAMS Invests AR-ACS President Matthew A. Steliga, M.D., in Kent C. Westbrook, M.D., Distinguished Chair in Surgical Oncology Engage...

Become FACS in 2023 – Dec. 1 Deadline Approaching

Become FACS in 2023 – Dec. 1 Deadline Approaching As President of the Arkansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (AR-ACS), I encourage you to take the next important step in your surgical career and apply to become a Fellow of the ACS (FACS) if you meet...

Mark Your Calendars & Block the Time!

Mark Your Calendars & Block the Time! The 2022 Annual Arkansas ACS (AR-ACS) Chapter Meeting and Arkansas Trauma Society Update is coming soon! The weekend will kick off with the Campbell Society Reception at the Capital Hotel on Friday, July 29 at 6:30 pm for...

Update from the Arkansas Chapter, American College of Surgeons

Update from the Arkansas Chapter, American College of Surgeons Dear Members of the Arkansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Recognizing the stress that all members were enduring, the Arkansas Chapter suspended its usual activities until the COVID epidemic...