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ACCC Advocacy Update

By Leah Ralph, Director, Health Policy, ACCC

Congress closed out 2015 with a bang, passing a number of large, end-of-year spending bills to keep the government funded through 2016 and several provisions that will impact ACCC members. 224 more words

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An Easy—and Empowering—New Year’s Resolution

By Leah Ralph, Director, Health Policy, ACCC

New Year’s resolutions are the very definition of trope: a common or overused theme. But they don’t have to be. 511 more words


ACCC Comments on Proposed 340B Guidance

By Maureen Leddy, JD, Manager, Policy and Strategic Alliances, ACCC

On October 27, 2015, the Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) submitted comments on the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) “mega-guidance” on the 340B Drug Pricing Program. 621 more words

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ACCC Responds to CMS on Proposed 2016 PFS Rule

By Leah Ralph, Manager, Provider Economics and Public Policy, ACCC

On September 8th, ACCC submitted comments on CMS’ proposed 2016 Physician Fee Schedule rule. This year, the proposed PFS was released later than usual and contained a number of provisions that ACCC will be watching closely in the coming months. 852 more words

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