American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Resuming Cancer Screening and Care during COVID-19

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Return to Screening PDSA and Clinical Study Webinar

November 11, 2021

This webinar from November 11, 2021, focuses on compliance with the standards and documentation of completing the PDSA and/or Clinical Study.

There are concurrent breakout sessions for the Commission on Cancer (CoC) and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), with leaders present to address questions.

September 29, 2021

This webinar from September 29, 2021, provides an update on monthly screening interventions and features breakout sessions by disease site including active participants in the clinical study.

Plan/Do/Study/Act (PDSA) Next Phase Webinar

June 23, 2021

The Plan/Do/Study/Act (PDSA) Next Phase webinar from June 23, 2021 provides updates on the preliminary results from the enrollment phase and reviews details on how to monitor screening rates using FORM B and the use of FORM C as an activity tracker of interventions.

Return to Cancer Screening Quality Improvement Project and Clinical Study Now Available

May 5, 2021

We are pleased to announce that an elective Plan/Do/Study/Act (PDSA) 2021 quality improvement project and clinical study are now available for all Commission on Cancer and National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) sites who wish to participate. The American College of Surgeons Cancer Programs, with support from the American Cancer Society, is pleased to provide this opportunity for CoC and NAPBC programs to lead efforts to improve cancer screening and care in their communities.

Download Project and Clinical Study Details

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"Cancer Won't Wait and Neither Should You" Campaign

During the COVID-19 pandemic, cancer continues to pose a major threat to people’s health. The Commission on Cancer has partnered with the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, American Cancer Society, and other leading organizations to encourage everyone to prioritize safe, recommended cancer screening and treatment. Learn how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted recommended cancer screening and cancer care and why it matters.