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Educational ProgramsMedicare & Oncology

 

ASCO's 2016 Practice Census
Participate now in the only annual survey of the entire oncology community!

 

ONCOLOGY in ACTION
From health care reform to physician reimbursement to access to quality care, visit www.asco.org/asco-in-action for timely information on research policy, clinical affairs, government relations, and quality of care issues that affect your practice, cancer care, and cancer research.

 

Use ASCO's ACT Network engage with Congressional Represenatatives on current legsilation impacting cancer care.

 

ANCO & MOASC 2016 Patient Satisfaction Survey

Download more information

 

ANCO & MOASC Launch 2016 Staff Salary Survey Report Published

 

Read ANCO's 2016 Annual Report

 

Read ASCO's Criteria for High-Quality Clinical Pathways in Oncology
Read ASCO's Policy Statement on Clinical Pathways in Oncology

Learn More About Anthem's (formerly Wellpoint's)
Cancer Care Quality Program Treatment Pathways
Read ANCO's Comments and Anthem's Response

 

ASCO's FAQs on USP 800

USP's FAQs on Hazardous Drugs--
Handling in Healthcare Settings (General Chapter 800)

 

California's Prescription Drug Prior Authorization Form & FAQs

 

View a Short Video on How to Avoid Common Documentation Errors
www.Top5ClaimsMistakesVideo.com

 

DRUG SHORTAGES
Click here for current FDA information about drug shortages.
Click here for current ASHP information about drug shortages.

 

ASCO's PracticeNET, QOPI, & CancerLinQ

 

ANCO CORPORATE MEMBER AND OTHER
DRUG REIMBURSEMENT & PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM RESOURCES

Updated information is available here.

ACCC's Financial Advocacy Network
Bobbi Buell's assistPoint

 

ANCO MEMBER RESOURCES AT DMHC & CMA
Resources to help you address third-party payer problems
at the Department of Managed Health Care and California Medical Association

 

ANCO FAX NEWS & The ANCO Directory of Members
Download the latest editions here.

CALIFORNIA ONCOLOGY WEEKLY
The ANCO Online ListServ has been superceded by the joint ANCO/MOASC e-publication California Oncology Weekly that is e-mailed and FAXed to previous recipients of the ANCO Online ListServ and ANCO FAX News each Monday evening. Contact ExecDir@anco-online.org if you need are not receiving the California Oncology Weekly.

OPLINC BEST PRACTICES REVIEW NEWSLETTER
Oplinc is a national organization that was founded with the purpose of developing a collaborative environment within the oncology community. The bi-monthly Oplinc Best Practices Review Newsletter, sponsored by Lilly Oncology, and written by Risë Cleland, provides an in-depth look at the issues and challenges facing oncology practices. This educational newsletter focuses on issues relevant to the oncology community. Download the latest edition at here.

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

ASCO's MACRA Rules are Final: Time to Implement
(December 5)

 

NOS's MIPS--The Final Rules Under MACRA
(December 6)

 

AMA's MACRA Education
(December 6)

 

ANCO's Medicare Reimbursement for Oncology 2017
(San Jose, January 4; Sacramento, January 5)

 

2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium: Multidisciplinary Precision Care--
Progress and Innovation
(ASCO, San Francisco, January 19-21)

 

ANCO's SABCS Highlights 2016
(The Claremont Resort, Oakland, January 26)

 

Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research--
A Primary Care and Oncology Collaboration
(ASCO, San Diego, January 27-28)

 

Highlights of ASH--Seattle
(ASH, Seattle, January 27-28)

 

Hematology Review of the 58th Annual ASH Meeting
(Stanford University, Half Moon Bay, February 4)

 

Best of 17th WCLC
(International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, San Francisco, Febraury 4)

 

Oncology Practice Conference
(ASCO, Orlando, March 2)

 

Quality Care Symposium: Quality Matters
(ASCO, Orlando, March 3-4)

 

Visit the Meeting Website

Download the Meeting Announcement & Registration Form

DID YOU MISS THESE ANCO AND/OR MOASC EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS?
(DOWNLOAD THE PRESENTATIONS)

ANCO's 4Q2016 Hematological Malignancies Update

Bruno Medeiros's Acute and Chronic Leukemias

Jeffrey Wolf's Myeloma: Are We on the Brink of a Cure?

Gregory Kaufman's Clinical Case Vignettes

 

ANCO's 3Q2016 Hematological Malignancies Update
Bruno Medeiros's Acute and Chronic Leukemias

Aaron Rosenberg's Updates on, and Approaches to, the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma

Rajeev Krishnan's Case Studies

 

ANCO's ASCO Highlights 2016

Rebecca L. Olin's ANCO: ASCO Highlights 2016--Hematologic Malignancies

Primo N. Lara, Jr.'s Best of ASCO 2016--Lung Cancer

Edward J. Kim's ASCO Highlights 2016: Gastrointestinal Cancer

Sandy Srinivas's ASCO 2016: GU Highlights

Shannon MacLaughlin David's Gynecologic Oncology at ASCO: The Highlight Reel

Melanie C. Majure's ANCO's ASCO Highlights 2016: Breast Cancer Track

 

ANCO's 2016 Professional Education Meeting
Sybil R. Green's Are Your Ready for MACRA? How to Prepare

Arthur Lurvey's Medicare: Trials, Tribulations and Changes

Shirley Otis-Green's The End of Life Option Act

Elaine Towle's The ASCO PUF:
Using CMS Data to Understand the Oncology Delivery Ecosystem

 

ANCO's California's End of Life Options Act Webinar

Listen/watch to the webinar (apologies for the truncated beginning of this recording)

Download the slides and the Act

Medical Board of California Resources
California Hospital Association's Guidance

Califormia Medical Association's Guidance

POLST and Death with Dignity Statutes

 

ANCO's 2Q2016 Hematological Malignancies Updates
Babis Andreadis's State of the Science: Lymphoma and Leukemia 2016
Aaron Rosenberg's Updates on, and Approaches to, the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
Amar Patel's Leukemias, Lymphoma, & Myeloma--Clincal Cases

 

ANCO's SABCS Highlights 2015
Michael D. Alvarado's Surgical Highlights: SABCS2015
Carol M. Marquez's Update from SABCS 2015--Radiation Oncology
Helen K. Chew's SABCS Highlights 2015: Medical Oncology

ANCO's 1Q2016 Professional Education Webcast
Roberta Buell's Reimbursement 2016; view the webcast here

 

ANCO's Molecular Diagnostics & Clinical Decision Making
Phil Stephens's The Science of Molecular Diagnostics
Joseph Kim's The Process of Using Molecular Diagnostics in Practice
Elaine Jeter's Payer Coverage of Molecular Diagnostics
Oliver Dorigo's Molecular Diagnostics and Clinical Decision Making in Gynecologic Cancers
W. Michael Korn's Molecular Diagnostics and Clinical Decision Making
in Gastrointestinal Cancers

Tianhong Li's Clinical Use of Molecular Diagnostics in the Treatment of Lung Cancer

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