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ASPS Executive Committee Approves 2020 Policy Priorities

Driven by ASPS member surveys, the Society's 2020 policy priorities reflect plastic surgeons' and their patients' advocacy preferences at federal and state levels.

ASPS Regional Fly-Ins Return with a Bang

This month, ASPS members from the Southeast & West regions attended a "Fly-In" to Washington, DC, and educated their members of Congress about beneficial policies for patients and physicians.

More Key House Committees Pass Problematic Surprise Billing "Fixes"

In early February, the House Way & Means Committee and House Education and Labor Committee advanced insurance industry friendly surprise billing legislation.

ASPS Advocates for E&M Changes

This month, ASPS provided an update on the changes to coding for evaluation and management (E&M) services.