Latest Community Oncology Alliance Stories

2010-01-21 12:02:00

Growing Use of Oral Chemotherapeutics Brings Clinical Benefits, Raises Questions in Prescribing, Adherence, Accessibility and Long Term Follow-Up Care According to Panel WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- US Oncology, Inc.

2010-01-21 11:46:00

NPAF Gives Perspective on Measures Needed to Support Oral Chemotherapy Use, Urges Support of the Cancer Drug Coverage Parity Act - HR 2366 - to Ensure Equal Coverage for Oral Chemotherapy Care WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-12-22 09:49:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal legislation on health care reform and coverage expansion will have major impacts on cancer care. Community oncology professionals need to know how this legislation impacts them and their community practice.

2009-12-10 13:13:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) today issued a statement warning that oncologists throughout the U.S.

2009-12-04 09:04:00

Contradicts Claim That Health Reform Bills Will Increase Deficit WASHINGTON, Dec.

2009-11-19 17:02:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today on legislation that would permanently reform the broken Medicare physician payment system.

2009-11-16 09:35:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent federal legislation will have major impacts on cancer care.

2009-11-02 10:49:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) today criticized the newest round of cuts in cancer care as a move in the wrong direction of health care reform.

2009-09-01 15:25:00

Clinicians and Patient Advocates Applaud Bipartisan Congressional Letter Led by U.S. Reps. Griffith, Myrick, Capps and Rogers Encouraging Federal Policymakers to Spare Radiation Therapy from Drastic Cuts WASHINGTON, Sept.

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'.