Latest Community Oncology Alliance Stories

2010-06-23 08:48:00

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Today a group of cancer patients, oncologists, oncology nurses and practice administrators will meet with Members of Congress to speak out about the enormous burden placed by the massive Medicare cuts to U.S. cancer care, and to offer solutions.

2010-06-12 09:51:00

AMA Urges Congress to Fix Medicare Now at Annual Meeting Beginning Today WASHINGTON, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obama called on Congress today to avert a 21 percent cut in payments to physicians who treat Medicare patients in his weekly radio address.

2010-06-02 13:17:00

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) announced today that more than 50,000 Americans have already signed the Petition to Stop Cancer Care Cuts, which can be found online at www.communityoncology.org/coa-petition.

2010-05-28 09:29:00

Senators Leave for Vacation, Allowing Medicare Meltdown to Begin June 1 WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement is attributable to J.

2010-05-11 11:26:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Community oncologists, practice administrators (PAs), executive directors (EDs), and clinical staff interested in learning the most important aspects when preparing for the impact of health care reform legislation on America's healthcare system are invited to attend a free webinar at 2 p.m.

2010-03-22 14:30:45

A new study has found that when African American and white cancer patients are treated at similar, specialized cancer care institutions, mortality rates are roughly equal.

2010-03-17 10:42:00

WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) today announced the latest cancer clinic closure is Montgomery Cancer Center in Selma, Alabama.

2010-02-18 08:53:00

Study Sponsored by Community Oncology Alliance Identifies Barriers to Use of Oral Cancer Drugs, Proposes Solutions WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-02-09 18:53:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Clinics of Excellence, the nation's only practice-owned and physician-driven network of community oncologists has announced the addition of The West Clinic, Memphis, TN, to its membership.

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