Moderator: Patrick V. Bailey, MD, FACS, FAAP, Washington, DC
Co-Moderator: Frank G. Opelka, MD, FACS, Washington, DC

This panel will explore new requirements for surgeons participating in Medicare and other federal programs. Learn how the American College of Surgeons is responding to these new requirements and what surgeons must do in order to participate.

Presentations and Speakers

American College of Surgeons: Grassroots
Ross F. Goldberg, MD, FACS, Phoenix, AZ

American College of Surgeons: Legislative Efforts
James W. Gigantelli, MD, FACS, Omaha, NE

American College of Surgeons: Physician Reimbursement Efforts
Linda M. Barney, MD, FACS, Dayton, OH