STS National Database News is a bimonthly publication offering news and updates about the STS National Database, established in 1989 as an initiative for quality improvement and patient safety in cardiothoracic surgery. The Database has three components—Adult Cardiac, General Thoracic, and Congenital Heart Surgery.
In this issue:
- AQO Is Almost Here—Don’t Miss the Chance to Attend!
- Deadlines Approaching for Public Reporting and MIPS
- Reminder: Submit Data Early
- New Webinar Series Available
- STS Launches Redesigned Website—Update Your Bookmarks
- Quick Hits: GTSD Spec Upgrade, ACSD Modules Closing, Data Checks, Participation Fees