Latest Community Oncology Alliance Stories

2011-05-23 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Community oncologists, practice administrators and clinical staff interested in learning more about Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) and their impact on community-based oncology practices are invited to attend a free webinar at 1 p.m.

2011-05-18 17:05:00

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten percent of cancer patients failed to fill their initial prescriptions for oral anti-cancer drugs, according to a new study published jointly today in the Journal of Oncology Practice (JOP) and American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC).

2011-05-05 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) and lead co-sponsor U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) have introduced S.

2011-03-03 17:01:00

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Representatives Ed Whitfield (R-KY) and Gene Green (D-TX) today introduced H.R. 905.

2011-02-23 11:41:00

WASHINGTON and LAS VEGAS, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) will attend and present at the sixth annual Community Oncology Conference, February 25-26, 2011, in Las Vegas, Nev.

2011-02-14 10:16:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Through the continuous and tremendous growth of its patient assistance support program, US Oncology, Inc., a division of McKesson Corp.

2010-09-23 09:52:00

Data Shows That 172 Medical Practices Serving Cancer Patients Have Closed Due to Inadequate Medicare Reimbursement WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-07-14 14:23:00

U.S. Cancer Care Delivery System Crumbling WASHINGTON, July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) today announced that due to severe year after year cuts to Medicare reimbursement for cancer care, community oncologists around the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.