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The latest in cancer news and important information from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Cancer Programs—the Commission on Cancer (CoC), American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC), ACS Clinical Research Program (ACS CRP), National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), National Cancer Database (NCDB), Oncology Medical Home (OMH) Accreditation Program, and National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC).


CoC Monthly Source: June 2017

CoC Monthly Source: April 2017

CoC Monthly Source: February 2017


Program updates and notifications of upcoming educational offerings for CoC State Chairs and Cancer Liaison Physicians (CLPs).

Press Releases

22 Cancer Care Facilities Receive CoC Outstanding Achievement Award
February 23, 2017

ACS CoC Oncology Medical Home Accreditation Standards Manual
December 8, 2015

20 Cancer Care Facilities Receive National Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
August 3, 2015

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The CoC Source and Special Source—News service for constituents of the CoC that provided monthly updates on important issues affecting CoC-accredited cancer programs.

NAPBC News—News and updates from the NAPBC.