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July 22: Chemotherapy shouldn’t be restricted for Medicare patients: A letter to the editor

As oncologists, we are extremely concerned about the so-called Medicare experiment on cancer drugs. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) did not seek any input [...]

July 22: Justice Department sues to block two health care mega-mergers

The Obama administration on Thursday sued to block two blockbuster mergers involving health insurers, setting up a potential showdown with four of the nation’s largest [...]

July 22: The “Doc Fix” Is In: An Initial Assessment of Medicare’s New Rule over the Practice of Medicine

In March 2015, an overwhelming bipartisan majority in Congress voted for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). The so-called “doc fix,” a component [...]

Thoughts From COA

July 14: COA Supports New Oncology Payment Reform Bill By Senators Cornyn and Carper

Community Oncology Alliance Supports New Oncology Payment Reform Bill By Senators Cornyn and Carper Legislation Based on the Oncology Medical [...]

July 13: COA Comments on Potential MACRA Delay

"It is great to see that CMS is listening to the community. This is an excellent suggestion from Acting Administrator [...]

July 8: COA and Alliance for Site-Neutral Payment Reform Commend CMS for Responsible Interpretation of Site-Neutral Policies

The Alliance for Site Neutral Payment Reform, which includes COA as a coalition member, commends the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) [...]



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