COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Renewed

July 27, 2020

On July 23, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar released a renewal of determination to extend the current COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) by up to another 90 days. The renewal is effective July 25.

As the legislative and regulatory environment around COVID-19 continually shifts, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (the Society), and its affiliate organization the Association for Clinical Oncology (the Association), will continue efforts to ensure that the needs of people with cancer and the cancer care team are addressed.

The society has a made a number of provider and practice resources related to COVID-19 available online. 

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