This Weekly’s Hot Topics
- TODAY is the last day to register & submit data for ASCO’s QOPI Round 2 reporting. (Affiliate Association News)
- TOMORROW, at 11:00am Pacific, Know Your State. (MOASC News)
- TOMORROW, 1:00pm Pacific, 2019 Medicare-Final Rules. (Affiliate Association News)
The Anthem/Blue Cross Provider News (December 2019) is now available online and includes information about Case Management Program; Coordination of Care; Introducing the New Clinical Criteria Page for Injectable, Infused, or Implanted Drugs; Clinical Practice and Preventive Health Guidelines Available Online; An Overview of Our Medical Necessity Review Process; Restructure of AIM Advanced Imaging Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines; Update to AIM Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines; Anthem Works to Help Ensure Appropriate Billing of E&M Services. To read more click here and go to California News.
Have you received a letter from Anthem Blue Cross of California stating that effective 2/1/2019 oral prescription drugs dispensed in the physician office will be denied, and that these drugs must be provided by a licensed pharmacy? MOASC needs to hear from you! To read more click here and go to MOASC News.
Results from the ANCO/MOASC 2018 staff salary survey are now available online. Read the report, review the results, and download the data. To read more click here and go to ANCO News.
The United States Food and Drug Administration has announced new changes to expand and update the Expanded Access (EA) program, which allows very ill patients access to experimental treatments outside of clinical trials. To read more click here and go to National News.
To read the complete California Oncology Newsletter, click on the date below.