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  • The Advancing World of Venous Disease October 23, 2019
    Zoe Deol, MD, FACS Regional Medical Director at Center for Vein Restoration Chair, AVLS Member Retention Task Force   I was recently contacted by […] The post The Advancing World of Venous Disease appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • Featured Member of the Month (Oct): Robert Worthington-Kirsch October 23, 2019
    The AVLS is comprised of many passionate AVLS members who are dedicated to committing their time and knowledge to aid the vein and lymphatic field. In […] The post Featured Member of the Month (Oct): Robert Worthington-Kirsch appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • Improving Wisely Study Highlights Utilization in Vein Care: What Are the Key Takeaways so Far? September 24, 2019
    In 2018, the American Vein & Lymphatic Society partnered with the Improving Wisely collaborative at Johns Hopkins University and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation […] The post Improving Wisely Study Highlights Utilization in Vein Care: What Are the Key Takeaways so Far? appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • Featured Member of the Month (Sep): Joseph Jenkins September 23, 2019
    The AVLS is comprised of many passionate AVLS members who are dedicated to committing their time and knowledge to aid the vein and lymphatic field. In […] The post Featured Member of the Month (Sep): Joseph Jenkins appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • Leadership in Action: An Interview with Dr. Margaret Mann, AVLS Board Member & Chair of the AVLS Education Standing Committee September 10, 2019
    The AVLS is comprised of many passionate health professionals who are dedicated to committing their time and knowledge to aid the vein and lymphatic field. […] The post Leadership in Action: An Interview with Dr. Margaret Mann, AVLS Board Member & Chair of the AVLS Education Standing Committee appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • CMS Releases Draft 2020 Part B Fee Schedule September 3, 2019
    Chris Pittman, MD, FAVLS, FACR On July 29, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that includes proposals […] The post CMS Releases Draft 2020 Part B Fee Schedule appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • Why support C-TRACT? June 11, 2019
    Carl M. Black, MD Thousands of patients suffer from post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS) and in many patients its limited treatment options are ineffective in providing […] The post Why support C-TRACT? appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • 2019 CPT Changes offer new codes to document consults, referral January 31, 2019
    For 2019, there are not extensive changes to the CPT code set that typically pertain to vein care. However, AVLS members will want to […] The post 2019 CPT Changes offer new codes to document consults, referral appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • American College of Phlebology Expands Identity with New Name, American Vein and Lymphatic Society December 11, 2018
    The members of the American College of Phlebology (ACP) have voted to change their name to the American Vein and Lymphatic Society (AVLS). The […] The post American College of Phlebology Expands Identity with New Name, American Vein and Lymphatic Society appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
  • American Medical Association: Is it important, and how does ACP play a role? November 20, 2018
    Immediately after they concluded their 2018 Congress attendance, ACP members Christopher Pittman, MD, FACPh and Vineet Mishra, MD, FACPh flew on to Washington DC […] The post American Medical Association: Is it important, and how does ACP play a role? appeared first on American Vein & Lymphatic Society.