American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes


ACS QVP Preparation Guides

ACS QVP Standards Quick Reference Guide

ACS QVP Levels of Participation Flyer

ACS QVP Comprehensive Sample Site Visit Agenda

ACS QVP Focused Sample Site Visit Agenda

Quality Program Resources

Publications and Media Coverage

Podcasts and Interviews

Periop SIG 2019 | Improving the quality of the patient surgical journey
TopMedTalk Podcast spoke with Dr. Clifford Y. Ko about the ACS Quality programs and the new ACS Quality Verification Program for hospitals.


During this panel discussion at the 2021 ACS Quality and Safety Conference, attendees hear from leaders in the field of surgical quality and safety about their experiences leading surgical quality and safety in their hospitals and listen to them share best practices in aligning diverse viewpoints in quality and safety, effective communication for leadership and front-line staff, and how to engage surgeons in quality and safety.