Latest News from ASCO in Action

Latest News from ASCO in Action

April 14, 2015

In a historic vote, the U.S. Senate passed H.R. 2, repealing the Sustainable Growth Rate formula and ending a13-year roller coaster ride for Medicare beneficiaries and their physicians.

April 14, 2015

ASCO and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) have launched a project to apply team-based oncology clinical care delivery and are calling for writing teams to submit the best clinical oncology patient-centered practices.

April 14, 2015

ASCO is pleased to announce the second class of oncology practices for its Quality Training Program (QTP). Twelve practices across the U.S. will participate in this six-month comprehensive course, which will guide them through quality improvement (QI) activities using proven innovative learning techniques.

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.