ASCO’s online toolkit to help practices participate in the Quality Payment Program under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act now contains two new fact sheets. The first fact sheet focuses on Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) reporting options for 2017 and MIPS scoring for Oncology Care Model practices that do not qualify as Advanced Alternative Payment Model participants.
ASCO Educational Book Collections: Surgical Oncology, is a carefully curated selection of surgical oncology articles from past volumes of the ASCO Educational Book. This collection will benefit surgeons, oncologists, fellows, and other clinical professionals interested in all aspects of the surgical treatment of cancer. ASCO members save 20%.
A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology explored whether clonal hematopoiesis of indeterminate potential (CHIP) at the time of autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT) would be associated with an increased risk of therapy-related myeloid neoplasm and other adverse outcomes.
ASCO has extended the deadline for completing Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) requirements through the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) to 5 PM EST on Jan. 31, 2017. By completing the PQRS module by then, practices can avoid a 2% reduction in Medicare reimbursement beginning in 2018. QOPI is free to all users; PQRS reporting is free to any practice with a current ASCO member.
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ASCO Symposia bring together specialists from around the world to offer educational content and the latest scientific discoveries in the respective fields, while providing ample time for networking and collaboration. Upcoming Symposia include the Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium, Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care in Research, Genitourinary Cancers Symposium and more.
The 2016 Annual Meeting brought together over 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world. Join us next year in Chicago at the 2017 Annual Meeting, featuring world-renowned faculty and educational sessions about state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field.