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Commission on Cancer

The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a program of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS), recognizes cancer care programs for their commitment to providing comprehensive, high-quality, and multidisciplinary patient centered care. The CoC is dedicated to improving survival and quality of life for cancer patients through standard-setting, prevention, research, education, and the monitoring of comprehensive quality care. Through the CoC, your cancer program has access to reporting tools to aid in benchmarking and improving outcomes at your facility as well as educational and training opportunities, development resources, and advocacy.

Outstanding Achievement

Commission on Cancer Outstanding Achievement Award

The OAA was presented to 22 exceptional CoC-accredited cancer programs that were surveyed July 1–December 31, 2016. The CoC is pleased acknowledge these programs for their efforts to provide high-quality cancer care, demonstrated accountability, and strong commitment to CoC accreditation.

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Searching for Cancer Centers

Use the Commission on Cancer (CoC) Hospital Locator to find an accredited cancer program near you.

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Cancer Events

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