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Optimal Resources for Cancer Care (2020 Standards) Now Available

2020 Commission on Cancer Standards cover

The Commission on Cancer (CoC) is pleased to announce that its new accreditation standards, Optimal Resources for Cancer Care (2020 Standards), are now available for download.

Download Optimal Resources for Cancer Care (2020 Standards)

The CoC hosted a high-level introductory webinar on the 2020 Standards on November 18. Links to the webinar recording and slides are available below.

CoC Overview 2020 Standards Webinar Recording

CoC Overview 2020 Standards Webinar PowerPoint

Upcoming Education Opportunities

Workshops

  • April 22–24, 2020—Rosemont, IL (CoC/NAPBC joint workshop)
  • August 27–29, 2020—Denver, CO

Online Education

  • Online series with tips for each standard—To be released early 2020
  • CAnswer Forum LIVE 2020—Six webinars beginning in February 2020

National Meeting Presentations

  • Association of Cancer Executives—January 22–24, 2020, New Orleans, LA
  • National Cancer Registrars Association—May 31–June 3, 2020, Lake Buena Vista, FL