MSCO continuously contacts legislators, provides comments to policy makers and collaborates with payers on issues of concern to those delivering care to cancer patients. The Society's affiliation with national advocacy groups allows us to bring our local issues to a wider forum and benefit from the resources of these organizations.
Below we are providing alerts to relevant legislation and policy, provide resources and detail ways members can action. It is critical that providers support these efforts for their patients ant their practices.
MSCO Legislative Updates
It is always vital that you engage with your lawmakers to ask them to help advance priority issues for the cancer care community.
• ASCO’s Advocacy Toolkit: Learn more about efforts to improve cancer care and research and how to get involved
• Health Equity: Resources to help the cancer community better understand and address health equity issues in oncology research and care
• ASCO Association PAC: Learn more about the PAC