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Legislative Action Center

Together we can help key policy makers at the federal and local levels better understand how their decisions on policy and legislation impact community oncology care. State and federal legislation can have a real impact on your bottom line and the financial viability of your organization, which is why it's so important that ACCC members bring their on-the-frontline perspectives to the legislative process.

ACCC Capitol Hill Day 2018

On Wednesday, March 14, ACCC members representing 26 states headed to Capitol Hill to speak up on behalf of access to quality cancer care in nearly 100 congressional meetings with their legislators. ACCC Capitol Hill Day 2018 participants addressed current legislative efforts and the impact new mandates would have on their patients and their cancer programs. This year's ACCC advocacy issues include support for:

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ACCC Members talk about hill day

begin-quoteI appreciated all the energy around trying to move cancer to the forefront with people who can vote on policy.

Gina Moon, CFO
Green Bay Oncologyend-quote

begin-quote[Congressional staff were] engaged, actively listening.

Angela DeCillis, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Newark Beth Israel, RWJ Barnabus Health System end-quote

begin-quoteI think the level of support that ACCC provides is really great for newbies like me ... this has been a great opportunity to have a voice and be part of healthcare policy.

Robin Hearne, MS, RN
The Outer Banks Hospitalend-quote