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2020 Standards and Resources

Optimal Resources for Rectal Cancer Care (2020 Standards)

The National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC) Optimal Resources for Rectal Cancer Care (2020 Standards) are available for download.

Download Optimal Resources for Rectal Cancer Care (2020 Standards)

Download the change log documenting edits made to Optimal Resources for Rectal Cancer Care (2020 Standards) since its original release

A crosswalk and notable changes resource comparing the 2017 standards to the 2020 standards is available for download. Unless otherwise noted, programs are expected to implement changes in the 2020 standards by January 2021.

Questions Regarding Optimal Resources for Rectal Cancer Care (2020 Standards)

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