policy-comment70x70NCCS provides comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on its proposed rule for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to be implemented under the Affordable Care Act.  NCCS was especially pleased that the proposal included a heavy emphasis on patient-centered care and a requirement that ACOs identify high-risk individuals and develop individualized care plans for target patient populations.  NCCS stands ready to work with the agency to ensure that this model improves the quality of care for cancer survivors.

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In addition, NCCS also signed on to support the efforts of others whose vision for ACOs are shared by NCCS:

The Cancer Leadership Council

Markle Connecting for Health

Campaign for Better Care


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