Latest News from ASCO in Action

Latest News from ASCO in Action

September 2, 2014

Leading up to the October 1, 2015 ICD-10 compliance deadline, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced three ICD-10 testing weeks.

August 28, 2014

On Friday, September 5, ASCO President Peter Yu, MD, FASCO, will present on CancerLinQ at Stanford Medicine X 2014, an academic conference that explores how emerging technologies will advance the practice of medicine, improve health, and empower patients to be active participants in their own care.

August 21, 2014

Following the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) decision to adhere to Sept. 30, 2014 as the public launch date for its first report on the Open Payments Program, ASCO is urging CMS to proceed with caution and to provide the public with complete information and context about the data that will be made public.

ASCO's ACT Network

ASCO's ACT Network

ALERT CONGRESS TODAY! Use ASCO's ACT Network to contact your elected officials on important policy issues impacting cancer care. 

ASCO Issue Backgrounders

ASCO Issue Backgrounders

ASCO offers issue backgrounders to help provide an overview of the major policy issues that impact patients with cancer and the physicians who care for them. The issue backgrounders cover topics such as reimbursement, health equity, cancer research funding, and more.

Click here to read the backgrounds and help develop your understanding of cancer policy issues.

NIH Funding Educational Series

NIH Funding Educational Series

ASCO explores the decade-long decline in federal funding for cancer research – and why this decline must be reversed. Read more here.