Tri-Society Alert: New CMS Proposed Rule Could Impact GI Practice

Late Thursday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the calendar year (CY) 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) proposed rule, which includes several significant policy and payment changes that will impact gastroenterologists. ...

President Trump’s Nominee for the Supreme Court: Potential Impact to ACG Members and Patients

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, ACG Legislative and Public Policy Council On Monday evening, President Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh, a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia since 2006, to replace retiring Supreme ...

Video of the Week: Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD, MSc, on Managing Complications of Bariatric Surgery

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 ...

Video of the Week: Anne Marie Lennon, MD, MBBCh, PhD, on Approach to Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas

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 ...

ACG Working on Stark Law Reform: We Need Your Help!

On June 25, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a formal request for information, seeking comment from ACG members and other stakeholders on how to better promote value-based payments.  Specifically, CMS is ...

ACG GI Practice Toolbox: Reviewing and Updating the Informed Consent Process in your Practice

Gastroenterologists in private practice find themselves working in a time of unprecedented transformation. Pressures are high as they make important management decisions that profoundly affect their business future, their private lives, and ...