National Legislative News

One of the biggest priorities that the Colorado Orthopaedic Society puts forth for members is advocacy, keeping up with what is going on at both the state and the national level. Please use these resources below to stay up-to-date.

Do you have a specific advocacy concern that you would like to bring to the COS Board of Directors? Please email president@coortho.org.

AAOS Advocacy Center

Grassroots advocacy is a powerful tool for strengthening the voice of the orthopaedic community on critical health policy issues. In coordination with traditional advocacy efforts led by the AAOS Office of Government Relations, it ensures that your concerns and the interests of your patients are heard by lawmakers at the federal, state and regulatory level.

AAOS Advocacy Issues

To help COS members stay informed, please view the AAOS Advocacy Issues page to stay up-to-date on federal issues affecting the orthopaedic community.

AAOS Advocacy Related Position Statements

AAOS Position Statements are developed as educational tools based on the opinions of the authors. They are not a product of a systematic review. Readers are encouraged to consider the information presented and reach their own conclusions.