Industry Updates

ACP Thanks You

The ACP wants to thank you for helping them improve venous and lymphatic care.

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Reimbursements of New Technologies

Medical coverage is a complex beast. Medicare has its standards and private payors have theirs. Learn how it all works, and what you can do to effect change.

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Gender Equality at Work

Gender differences influence the medical profession, but are we aware of the gender inequalities that continue to plague it?

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Science Takes Center Stage at the Society of Interventional Radiology's (SIR) 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting

Find out what scientific breakthrough discoveries and device innovations are expected at the Society of Interventional Radiology's 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting.

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Improving Wisely Pilot Program: Harnessing the Power of Peer Feedback to Improve Quality, Safety, and Value

Find out how ACP's Improving Wisely Pilot Program aims to use comparison feedback and peer education to inspire changes in physician behaviors.

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ACP's Advanced Practical Symposium to Feature Specialty Topics, New Format

by Kristinha M. Anding The 2008 Advanced Practical Symposium from the American College of Phlebology will feature in-depth seminars and practical demonstrations—enhanced for the first time by high-definition video technology—to suit the needs of the professional already practicing phlebology. T ...

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The American Board of Phlebology

Steven E. Zimmet, MD, RVT, FACPh President, American Board of Phlebology It is a pleasure to announce a historic milestone in phlebology; the creation of an independent specialty board. This development will contribute significantly to the recognition and acceptance of phlebology as well as serve t ...

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ACP Joins AMA Specialty and Service Society

Nearly two decades ago, a handful of individuals interested in advancing the science of venous disease joined together to found the organization now known as the American College of Phlebology (ACP). Little could our founders have imagined how far we would come. In November 2005, the American Medica ...

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Stark introduces Health-e Information Technology Act

Stark introduces Health-e Information Technology Act WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Pete Stark (D-CA), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee, introduced the Health-e Information Technology Act of 2008. The bill requires the government to create clear standards for an interoperable Healt ...

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The Vein Forum A Comprehensive Hands-On Course for Practicing Physicians October 22-24, 2010

by Suzanne Kouri On October 22-24, 2010, the American Venous Forum is offering The Vein Forum: A Comprehensive Hands-On Course for Practicing Physicians. This is a multi-faceted program specifically designed for physicians treating patients with venous disease; including general surgeons, vascular ...

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