Attend the oncology conference that unites practical know-how with innovative ideas for an energizing, solution-driven conference experience.
The ACCC National Oncology Conference is the premier collaborative event for all oncology disciplines. Join us in scenic San Diego, California, October 8-10, 2014, for this exceptional conference and gain critical knowledge and tools to put into practice today and tomorrow.
New this year—two session tracks that lead to one destination—the delivery of quality cancer care:
YOUR PROGRAM: Using innovative staffing models, developing and mentoring future leaders, maximizing ROI on accreditations, creating value-driven supportive services, collecting data and metrics to demonstrate quality, and preventing staff burnout.
YOUR PATIENTS: Implementing new delivery models to improve patient care and satisfaction, identifying and closing gaps in care, exploring innovative partnerships with patients and volunteers, improving palliative and end-of-life care, developing wellness and outreach strategies for your community, and ensuring access to care.
Also, hear from the 2014 ACCC Innovator Award winners and discover practical, proven strategies for improving cancer care.
Plus, a choice of a complimentary workshop or two dynamic, one-day pre-conferences:
For newcomers to oncology care, here’s the workshop you’ve been waiting for! Content leaders will discuss four basic competencies that will introduce practical strategies and useful resources for professionals who are new to cancer care: Patient Experience, Oncology Reimbursement, Data and Quality Measurements, and Oncology in Your Community.
This session is for all members of the multidisciplinary cancer care team, including administrators, nurse managers, physicians, practice managers, and HIM professionals. Explore a range of topics of critical importance to cancer care, including:
- patient reported outcomes and surveys
- volume vs. value-based payments
- quality data reporting
- understanding marketplace structure
Leave with 'take-aways' that provide you with easy-to-find, timely resources you can turn to at a moment’s notice.
This one-day meeting will explore major issues facing the oncology pharmacy, including:
- best practices for oral adherence
- establishing a biosimilars review panel at your cancer program
- pharmacy’s role in new payment models
- updates on new drugs and pharmacy issues for CLL and gastric/GE junction cancers
- the importance of financial advocacy.
This pre-conference is a vital resource for all members of the cancer care team who interact with the oncology pharmacy.
CPE Credit Information:
This one-day meeting will help sharpen the skills and knowledge base of both "beginner" and “expert” financial advocates who deal directly with patients on complex financial issues surrounding their cancer diagnosis and treatment. The program will cover:
- impact of the ACA
- skills required to become a successful financial advocate
- justifying the financial advocate position/staffing
- maximizing reimbursement, and
- effectively communicating with patients and the care team.
This pre-conference is ideal for financial advocates, nurses, nurse navigators, patient navigators, pharmacists, medical coders, social workers, administrative staff, program administrators, and other healthcare providers who are involved in financial advocacy for patients with cancer.