ACS CD 15-5 Requirements

In February of this year, the American College of Surgeons (ACS) revised the requirements for participation in risk-adjusted benchmarking programs. The revised ACS CD 15-5 policy does not require participation in ACS TQIP®.

ACS CD 15-5 is a requirement in ACS’s optimal guidelines that establishes criteria for risk-adjusted database participation. Additional details can be found at the following links: