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Welcome to ANCO On-Line!

THANK YOU!
ANCO and MOASC thank those members that accepted our invitation and participated in our recent appreciative inquiry process designed to identify areas for improvement of the two Associations. The final summary report is now available here. We encouarge all members to read the final summary report and send comments to execdir@anco-online.org.

 

ANCO's 2015 Staff Salary Survey

 

Learn more about California's AB219
(Removing Barriers to Orally Administered Cancer Medications)

 

California's Prescription Drug Prior Authorization Form & FAQs

 

View a Short Video on How to Avoid Common Documentation Errors
www.Top5ClaimsMistakesVideo.com

 

ASCO's PracticeNET, QOPI, & CancerLinQ

 

Learn More About Anthem's (formerly Wellpoint's)
Cancer Care Quality Program Treatment Pathways
Read ANCO's Comments and Anthem's Response

 

ICD-10-CM
(Although Congress has postponed implementation until October 1, 2015
your practice still needs to prepare)

Watch Bobbi Buell's 2015 ICD-10 Webinar Series
Introduction
Implementation in Your Practice
CM Guidelines
Oncology Coding Guidelines
Coding for Solid Tumors
Coding for Blood Tumors

Coding for Side Effects and Adverse Events
Coding for All Clinicians
Coding for the Cancer Industry


CMS's ICD-10 Resources

ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting (2014)
ASCO's ICD-10 Resources

ASH's ICD-10 Resources
AAPC's ICD-10 Timeline

Noridian/JEMAC's
ICD-10 Resources

 

SGR REPEAL

ACCC's Summary and Roadmap
ASH's Summary

AMA's Summary

 

MEDICARE PAYMENT REFORM
CMS's Oncology Care Model
ACCC's OCM Resource Center

ASCO's OCM Resource Center

ASCO's Value Framework &
Patient-Centered Oncology Payment:
Payment Reform to Support Higher Quality, More Affordable Cancer Care (PCOP)

 

ASCO in ACTION
From health care reform to physician reimbursement to access to quality care, visit ascoaction.asco.org for timely information on research policy, clinical affairs, government relations, and quality of care issues that affect your practice, cancer care, and cancer research. And, check out their new Resources tab.

 

DRUG SHORTAGES
Click here for current FDA information about drug shortages.
Click here for current ASHP information about drug shortages.

 

ANCO CORPORATE MEMBER AND OTHER
DRUG REIMBURSEMENT & PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM RESOURCES

Updated information is available here.

ACCC's Financial Advocacy Network
Bobbi Buell's assistPoint

 

ANCO MEMBER RESOURCES AT DMHC & CMA
Resources to help you address third-party payer problems
at the Department of Managed Health Care and California Medical Association

 

ANCO FAX NEWS & The ANCO Directory of Members
Download the latest editions here.

CALIFORNIA ONCOLOGY WEEKLY
The ANCO Online ListServ has been superceded by the joint ANCO/MOASC e-publication California Oncology Weekly that is e-mailed and FAXed to previous recipients of the ANCO Online ListServ and ANCO FAX News each Monday evening. Contact ExecDir@anco-online.org if you need are not receiving the California Oncology Weekly.

OPLINC BEST PRACTICES REVIEW NEWSLETTER
Oplinc is a national organization that was founded with the purpose of developing a collaborative environment within the oncology community. The bi-monthly Oplinc Best Practices Review Newsletter, sponsored by Lilly Oncology, and written by Risë Cleland, provides an in-depth look at the issues and challenges facing oncology practices. This educational newsletter focuses on issues relevant to the oncology community. Download the latest edition at here.

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS
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The State of Cancer Care
(ANCO Event at ASCO's Best of ASCO;
San Francisco, August 6, 2015)

 

ASCO's Best of ASCO
(San Francisco; August 7-8, 2015)

 

Hematological Malignancies Update:
Acute Leukemia, MDS, & Myeloma

(San Francisco; September 12, 2015)

 

ASH's 2015 Meeting on Hematologic Malignancies
(Chicago; September 17-19, 2015)

 

ASCO's Breast Cancer Symposium
(San Francisco; September 25-27, 2015)

 

NCCN's 10th Annual Congress: Hematologic Malignancies
(San Francisco; October 16-17, 2015)

 

ASCO's Genitourinary Cancers Symposium
(San Francisco; Janaury 7-9, 2016)

 

ASCO's Cancer Survivorship Symposium
(San Francisco; January 15-16, 2016)

 

ASCO's Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium
(San Francisco; Janaury 21-23, 2016)

 

16th Multidisciplinary Management of Cancers:
A Case-Based Approach
(Silverado Resort and Spa, Napa; March 18-20, 2016)

 

DID YOU MISS THESE ANCO AND/OR MOASC EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS?
(DOWNLOAD THE PRESENTATIONS)

ANCO's 2Q2015 Professional Education Meeting

Roberta Buell's Preparing for ICD-10

Risë Marie Cleland's Plugging Pesky Revenue Leaks

Thomas Barr's Trends in Oncology: Preparing for Seismic Change

Elaine Towle's Oncology Payment Reform: Ready or Not, Here it Comes

 

ANCO's 2Q2015 Hematological Malignancies Update
Brian Jonas' ANCO Hematological Malignancies Updates: AML, ALL and MDS

Thomas Martin's Myeloma: What Do We Know? 2015--An Update
Aaron Rosenberg's ANCO Hematologic Malignancies Update: Case Presentations

 

SABCS Highlights 2014

 

ASCO's Adapting to Changes in Medicare

Medicare Reimbursement for Oncology 2015

 

ANCO's ASCO Highlights 2014

LATEST INFORMATION

MEDICARE & ONCOLOGY
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Proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2016

 

CMS Innovation Center Announces Oncology Care Model

 

Medicare Reimbursement for 2015

 

Chronic Care Management Services

 

Noridian/JEMAC for California


Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN)


CMS ICD-10 Resources

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)

CMS Reporting Requirements (PQRS, EHR)

 

AHIMA RAC Toolkit

 

PQRS/eRx/EHR
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CMS's e-Health Resources

ASCO's CMS Reporting Requirements

ASCO'S Electronic Health Records (EHR) Resources
(including general information/standards, EHR adoption roadmap/tools,
oncology EHR field guide, podcasts, EHR events/meetings, other professional resources,
and government resources)

California Medical Association's (CMA)
Health Information Technology (HIT) Resource Center

California Health Information Partnership and Services Organization
(CalHIPSO)

FOR THE LATEST NEWS OF IMPORTANCE TO MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
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