CoC Source
August 1, 2013
CoC Participates in One Voice Against Cancer's Lobby Day

One Voice Against Cancer (OVAC), a collaboration of national not-for-profit organizations representing millions of Americans, delivered a unified message to Congress and...

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CoC News
Readiness Assessment Survey to Be Delivered Soon!

The four advocacy-patient–based member organizations of the CoC—LIVESTRONG Foundation, the Cancer Support Community, the American Cancer Society...

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CoC Hosts Annual Meeting on Sunday, October 6

The CoC is hosting their annual meeting on Sunday, October 6, 3:00–5:00 pm at the Wardman Park Marriott Hotel, Washington, DC, in Marriott Ballroom Salon 2.

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Are You Receiving The CoC Brief?

The CoC Brief, a weekly news brief e-mailed every Wednesday, is a digest of current information on cancer care trends, treatments, legislative activity, and issues.

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Accreditation Corner
Revised Deficiency Resolutions Process

The Deficiency Resolution Process has been revised for 2013 surveys and beyond. You have one year to submit resolution documentation from the time you receive access to...

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Reminder: Time for the Annual Update Period

Correction. The Annual Update Period is for July 15–September 30. This update is required for accredited cancer programs that will be surveyed in 2014 and 2015. 

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Publication of Cancer Program Standards 2012: Ensuring Patient-Centered Care, Version 1.2 Delayed Until Late September

As described in the May issue of The CoC Source, during the May 16 CoC meeting held at American College of Surgeons headquarters, the Accreditation Committee made...

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National Cancer Data Base News
Important CP3R Update Information

The updated CP3R Report will be released in a few weeks. It will include several modifications as described below.

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Resources for Cancer Liaison Physicians
New CLP Orientation Video Coming Soon

The Cancer Liaison Initiatives staff will soon release a new video to orientate Cancer Liaison Physicians (CLP) to their roles.  Much work has been done to revise the main CLP resource...

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Educational Programs and Resources
Attend CoC-Sponsored Educational Sessions at Clinical Congress

Update your knowledge on current cancer management and attend one of the CoC-sponsored educational sessions held during the American College of Surgeons...

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The New American College of Surgeons Cancer Programs Online Education Portal is Now Open

The new American College of Surgeons Cancer Programs Online Education Portal is now open. This new initiative brings together the online educational offerings from the Cancer Programs...

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View the Videos on the CoC Standards

The CoC has launched a series of 29 free videos, created to assist you in understanding and interpreting the CoC Standards. This series includes an introduction video...

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New CoC Webinars Now Available

Learn more about the Rapid Quality Reporting System (RQRS) and FORDS through three new webinars available on the ACoS Cancer Programs Online Education Portal.

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Save the Date for Survey Savvy 2014

The Survey Savvy workshop will take place June 19–20, 2014, in Chicago, IL. The Rapid Quality Reporting System (RQRS) preconference half-day workshop will be held June 18.

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Partner News
NAPBC News

The NAPBC will host a dynamic two-day conference at The Westin Michigan Avenue in Chicago, IL on November 15-16, 2013.  Nationally recognized leaders will discuss..

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NCRA News

The National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) and National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) commissioned a national survey of current practices and staffing at...

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Worker Bee CTRs Needed

The College of American Pathologists Cancer Biomarker Reporting Committee is looking for Certified Tumor Registrars (CTRs) to serve on one or more of its site-specific...

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News from the Oncology Community
Monthly Spotlight: Association of Oncology Social Work

The AOSW is a nonprofit, international organization dedicated to the enhancement of psychosocial services to people with cancer and their families. The association’s mission...

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Monthly Spotlight: Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association

The Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) is a nonprofit professional organization launched in 2004 by a group of oncology pharmacists to support oncology and...

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CoC Participates in One Voice Against Cancer's Lobby Day
Readiness Assessment Survey to Be Delivered Soon!
CoC Hosts Annual Meeting on Sunday, October 6
Are You Receiving The CoC Brief?
Revised Deficiency Resolutions Process
Reminder: Time for the Annual Update Period
Publication of Cancer Program Standards 2012: Ensuring Patient-Centered Care, Version 1.2 Delayed Until Late September
Important CP3R Update Information
New CLP Orientation Video Coming Soon
Attend CoC-Sponsored Educational Sessions at Clinical Congress
The New American College of Surgeons Cancer Programs Online Education Portal is Now Open
View the Videos on the CoC Standards
New CoC Webinars Now Available
Save the Date for Survey Savvy 2014
NAPBC News
NCRA News
Worker Bee CTRs Needed
Monthly Spotlight: Association of Oncology Social Work
Monthly Spotlight: Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association
 
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