Tri-Society Alert: GI Societies Applaud Long-Overdue Changes to ASC Annual Updates

On November 2, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the calendar year (CY) 2019 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) Payment System final rule. The administration ...

Video of the Week: Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG, on Loss of Response to Anti-TNFs—What Should I Do Next?

Explore the ACG Education Universe with Weekly Picks by Co-Editors The ACG Education Universe is a robust online educational library featuring video presentations from ACG’s national and regional meetings. To help guide you through the wealth ...

In Memoriam: Dr. John Baillie

John Baillie, MB ChB, MACG John Baillie, MB ChB, MACG (1953-2018) Dr. Baillie earned the distinction of MACG in October 2018. The College was deeply saddened to learn of his passing on October 29, 2018. John Baillie, MB ChB, MACG was born ...

New CMS Rule: Drug Advertisements Must Include List Prices

On Monday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule requiring drug manufacturers to list a product’s monthly wholesale price, or the cost for a typical course of treatment, if it is greater than $35 ...

Renee L. Williams, MD, MHPE, FACG, Receives the Minority Digestive Health Care Award

Renee L. Williams, MD, MPHE, FACG Commitment to Mentorship, Eliminating Health Care Disparities, and Diversity and Inclusion in Medicine and GI ACG is honored to present Renee L. Williams, MD, MHPE, FACG, the 2018 Minority Digestive Health ...

Distinguished Career: Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer, 2018 Berk/Fise Clinical Achievement Awardee

Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, FACG Dr. Hanauer Embodies the Spirit of the Berk/Fise Award ACG Past President Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer is this year’s Berk/Fise Clinical Achievement Awardee for his significant and distinguished contributions to ...