State & Regional Affiliates
The ASCO State/Regional Affiliate Program addresses the practical needs of practicing oncologists by offering a range of services to its State/Regional Affiliates (local oncology societies). The affiliate program includes 47 state or regional oncology groups. These groups benefit from the Society's expertise and guidance on ways to
- Strengthen their organizations
- Improve policies and procedures
- Enhance educational activities
- Provide support to their members
Each state/regional affiliate has two voting representatives on the ASCO State Affiliate Council. These representatives serve as a bridge between the affiliate and the Association. If your affiliate has experienced a recent leadership change, please fill out the State Affiliate Council Contact form to ensure the appropriate contacts are kept informed.
If your state/regional society is interested in having an ASCO-sponsored speaker at an upcoming meeting, ASCO leadership and/or staff are available (schedule permitting) to speak on the following topics:
- ASCO Update
- Care Delivery and Payment Reform Efforts
- Coding & Billing (Advance Care Planning, Care Management Services, Z Codes and Social Determinants of Health, 2021 Evaluation and Management Changes)
- Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
- Federal Legislative and Regulatory Update
- Operational Benchmarks for Oncology Practices (PracticeNET)
- Quality Initiatives (APC4, CancerLinQ®, Oncology Medical Home, QOPI®, QOPI Certification, Quality Training Program)
- Quality Payment Program: Education and Implementation
- Rural Health
- State Advocacy Update
For More Information
- For information related to our administrative policies, procedures, and standards please review our State/Regional Affiliate Program Agreement.
- To learn more about the State Affiliate Council, please review the Council's Priorities.
- For all other inquiries, including the next State Affiliate Council Meeting, Leadership Conference, or Annual Election, email us or call 571-483-1670.
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