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Advocacy & Policy

To improve patient care, ASCO advocates for increased federal funding for research, greater health care access, value in cancer care, and payment reform.

  • ASCO Comments on Final MACRA Implementation Rule

    In comments submitted to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the final MACRA implementation rule, ASCO applauded CMS for adding flexibility to MACRA’s implementation, but urged the agency to continue to address concerns of the cancer community.

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  • Watch New Video on ASCO’s Health Policy Fellowship

    The ASCO Health Policy Fellowship is a unique program that helps early-career oncologists develop the skills needed to shape health care policy.

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  • CMS Confirms It Will Not Move Forward with Part B Demo

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has announced that it will not finalize the Medicare Part B Demonstration.

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"As medical professionals and as a Society, we must all continue to evolve and transform cancer care and research with each new discovery."
Julie M. Vose, MD, MBA, FASCO
ASCO Immediate Past President