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ASPS joins diverse group opposing expanded prior auth for hospital outpatient services

As CMS unnecessarily increases the number of outpatient services, ASPS finds itself aligned in opposition with partners that span a broad spectrum of interests

ASPS Continues Fight on Federal Balance Billing Solution

ASPS partners with a physician coalition to prevent disastrous balance billing legislation from moving forward before the New Year that would severely cut physician reimbursement.

PlastyPAC launches Get Out the Vote movement

Recognizing a critical election, PlastyPAC launches a Get Out the Vote campaign to mobilize plastic surgeons to fight for their practices and patients.

Coordinated efforts against Medicare payment cuts see robust participation, bear fruit

Through focused advocacy efforts directed at Congress and CMS, ASPS maintains strong opposition to 7% cuts to 2021 Medicare payments for plastic surgery.