Add your voice to the combined advocacy effort against reductions in CV codes, particularly ablation procedures. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have announced its CY 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule that will:
FCACC and ACC do not agree with or accept these proposed reductions and will continue advocating aggressively with our sister societies against their enactment, which is scheduled for January 1, 2023. Utilize ACC's Action Alert system (Action Alerts - American College of Cardiology (acc.org) to share your opposition to these reductions through comments to the Agency before the comment period closes September 6.
Annual Meeting: Act Now – before the block sells out!
It’s just a few short weeks until we meet up in Orlando and we have put together some special programs to welcome you home – our Annual Meeting is the place for top national speakers and where your family comes to all the social events. We have had record submissions for our research and quality improvement competitions. Dr. Subha Raman will be giving the Irwin Callen Lectureship on Artificial Intelligence in Cardiology and Dr. William Boden will be updating us on the Management of Ischemic Heart Disease. Click here to view the entire agenda and here to register. Don’t forget the President’s Celebration and the new fireworks show at EPCOT!
We have recently returned from another successful trip to Madrid where the Sociedad Espanola de Cardiologia hosted members of the Florida ACC. The SEC graciously hosted us at their Heart House and updated us on how they are emerging from the pandemic and returning to chapter activities. Hear what two of our members had to say:
Please think about making the trip next summer!Best regards,
David Winchester, MD, MS, FACC
President, Florida Chapter ACC
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