This Weekly’s Hot Topics
- This Friday, August 17, is the deadline to respond to ACCC’s comprehensive survey (Affiliate Association News)
- Application deadline August 21, 2018 to receive funding for the CDOC Cancer Plan Implementation Project (California News)
- COA exposes inhumane pain, suffering, and anxiety inflicted by PBMs on patients with cancer (Affiliate Association News)
Application deadline is next Tuesday, August 21, 2018. The California Dialogue on Cancer (CDOC) Cancer Plan Implementation Project is looking to fund organizations in California to conduct interventions that align with the state’s cancer plan strategies on colorectal cancer, HPV vaccination and cancer survivorship. Funding will not be awarded in the form of a grant, selected organizations will receive funding upon completion of activities. To read more click here and go to California News.
The proposed revisions to USP 797 are now available for a second round of public comment. USP797 provides standards for compounding quality sterile preparations. To read more click here and go to National News.
Next Wednesday, August 22, 2018 from 10:30am to 12:00pm PT, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a webinar on the CY 2019 Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule. To read more click here and go to CMS News.
The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) continues to expose the inhumane pain, suffering, and anxiety inflicted by Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) on patients with cancer with the release of another paper documenting real-life PBM horror stories. To read more click here and go to Affiliate Association News.
To read the complete California Oncology Association Newsletter, click on the date below.