On April 2, ASCO released a video that features several physicians who work at various practice types that have achieved Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification discussing what this certification means to them, their staff, and their patients.
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ASCO is launching ASCO Practice Central, a new website that serves as an online information hub to help oncology professionals navigate a complicated and ever-changing practice environment—while providing high-quality patient care. The first ASCO website dedicated to the business of oncology, ASCO Practice Central provides a one-stop, centralized resource that oncology practices can use to address a wide range of practical issues, including changes to physician reimbursement, quality reporting requirements, and business management practices.
ASCO’s Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Round 1 of reporting opened for registration on Feb. 5; data abstraction will open on Tuesday, Feb. 27 and close on Friday, June 1.
Clinica AMO has become the second practice in Brazil to receive Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) certification through QOPI Certification Program, LLC, and the sixth practice internationally to receive this accreditation.
ASCO and the American Society for Radiation Oncology have launched their new, joint platform for quality reporting, making it easier for oncologists to comply with federal government reporting requirements in 2018.