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FDA Clears Test that Helps Identify Type of Cancer in Tumor Sample

Posted on 7.31.2008

FDA Clears Test that Helps Identify Type of Cancer in Tumor Sample
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared for marketing a test that can help health care professionals determine what type of cancer cells are present in a … Read More

Important Information for Physicians about Changes Affecting the FDA-Approved Use of Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents (ESAs)

Posted on 7.30.2008

On July 30, 2008, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent a … Read More

Reach out to your Representatives on the ESA National Coverage Determination

Posted on 6.27.2007
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Comment letter that COA submitted to CMS regarding the proposed NCD

Posted on 6.27.2007

Attached is the comment letter that COA submitted to CMS regarding the proposed NCD. This may be helpful background information in discussing this issue with your Representatives.… Read More

COA Endorsement of the Access to Medicare Imaging Act of 2007 (H.R. 1293)

Posted on 5.10.2007

The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) readily endorses the Access to Medicare Imaging Act of 2007 (H.R. 1293)…… Read More

Part 2 of the CMS 2011 Proposed Rule and Stakeholder Comments

Posted on 11.30.-0001

This is the second in a two-part series summarizing the highlights of the Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Rule for calendar year 2011 and recent legislative updates, which together will help shape the structure of the 2011 Medicare Physician Fee … Read More

Patient Assistance Practices

Posted on 11.30.-0001

On September 16, 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau published, Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2009, reporting an increase in the number of people without health insurance to 50.7 million in 2009 from 46.3 million in … Read More

Dr. Nadim Nimeh OSCO Board President

Posted on 11.30.-0001

Dr. Nadim Nimeh, medical director for the Cancer Centers of Southwest Oklahoma, has been named president of the Oklahoma Society of Clinical Oncology (OSCO), according to a news release from the society, making him the first society president from Lawton … Read More

ASCO Summary of ACO Proposed Rule

Posted on 11.30.-0001
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Politics and Physicians Payments

Posted on 11.30.-0001
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