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ASCO’s Oncology Practice Insider provides the latest news, information, and educational tools to assist with the successful management of oncology practice and the delivery of high quality patient care. OPI offers updates on ASCO programs, services, and cancer-related health policy, Medicare news, and billing and coding best practices. To sign up for the biweekly Oncology Practice Insider newsletter, please complete this form.

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“I still find such power in helping someone see light in a very dark time.” In new social video, Dr. Dizon shares why he lives to conquer cancer In a new I Live to Conquer Cancer™ video, Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP, FASCO, an oncologist at the Lifespan Cancer Institute at the Rhode Island Hospital, shares his passion and commitment in caring for people with cancer. 
ASCO’s vision is a global one: “A world where cancer is prevented or cured, and every survivor is healthy.” To this end, the Society has been increasing its outreach and offerings to oncology practices outside the United States to support high-quality care. One of the groups fostering ASCO’s quality offerings abroad is the International Quality Task Force (IQTF). Read more. 
CancerLinQ Medical Director Dr. Robert Miller discusses how ASCO’s new initiative, mCODE (Minimal Common Oncology Data Elements), will help take the oncology community one step closer to achieving interoperability in electronic health record systems.
When patients finish active treatment, they often wonder, “What happens next?” The ASCO Answers Guide to Cancer Survivorship gives patients the tools and resources they need to prepare for life after treatment. This take-home guide includes oncologist-approved information on follow-up care, rehabilitation, and support services, as well as a blank treatment summary and survivorship care plan. ASCO members save 20%. Free domestic shipping.
Give your patients oncologist-trusted information with ASCO Answers fact sheets, which cover many types of cancer as well as treatments and side effects. Select materials are available to download in 5 languages. ASCO members save 20%. Free domestic shipping. Download Now.
New study comparing the use of subacute rehabilitation (SAR) instead of hospice referral since the availability of immunotherapy finds a growing number of people with cancer are being discharged to SAR, but approximately two-thirds do not receive further cancer therapy at any point. This research provides important insights for goals of care. Learn more.
The costs of cancer treatment are a common source of stress and concern for cancer patients and their caregivers.  This newly updated booklet gives patients the information they need to cope with and manage the cost of cancer care. It covers health insurance, tips for organizing resources, and some available financial resources. ASCO members save 20%. Free domestic shipping. Stock your practice today.
A new JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics (JCO CCI) article highlights the challenges in obtaining real-world evidence (RWE) for assessing the effectiveness of precision medicine therapies. RWE can be difficult to obtain because of the ways in which data is entered into electronic health records. One proposed solution is the mCODE™ initiative, which ASCO and others have established. Learn more.