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NAPRC Standards and Resources

NAPRC Standards ManualThe National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC) Standards evaluate the following elements of a rectal cancer program:

  • Program Management: Ensures the program and multidisciplinary team is overseen by a qualified Rectal Cancer Program Director
  • Clinical Services: Confirms rectal cancer patients receive appropriate care based on diagnosis and within specified time targets
  • Quality Improvement: Utilizes data to improve efficiency, standardize care, and improve outcomes

Download the NAPRC Standards Manual (revised October 2017)

Download November 2019 updates to Standards 2.5, 2.6, 2.11, and 2.12