Every year, more than 3,000 scientific abstracts are accepted for oral and poster presentation at the Society's annual meeting.
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Featuring clinical hematology updates with a focus on lymphoid malignancies - Advance registration extended to September 8.
Now offering malignant and non-malignant hematology testing modules that provide both MOC and CME credit
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Friday July 25, 2014, ASH and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) co-hosted
the annual Hematology and Oncology Carrier Advisory Committee (CAC) network
meeting. The meeting is intended to provide attendees
with a better understanding of the CAC process; discuss issues of common
concern and develop solutions; and improve the overall CAC process throughout
June, ASH joined an effort to advocate that Medicare change recent rules that required Medicare patients
who had entered hospice status to go through prior authorization for all
prescription drugs. ASH and the other
organizations that worked on this issue felt that this requirement was a
significant hurdle to be faced by patients whose disease had necessitated
On July 3, 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2015 Medicare Proposed Rule on the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (HOPPS). The HOPPS rule proposes payment rates and associated policies for services provided to patients within the hospital or hospital-owned facilities that are not admitted to the hospital.
The 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule
proposes payment rates and related policies. The ASH summary focuses on
issues of interest to hematologists, including potential future payment changes
to chemotherapy, changes to the ASH performance measures used in PQRS, and
changes to way local coverage determinations are made for laboratory tests.
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) and the European Hematology Association (EHA) announce the names of 20 early-career
hematologists participating in the 2014 Translational Research Training in Hematology (TRTH) joint program.
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) today announced the names of 19 medical students and 10 residents selected to receive a 2014 ASH HONORS (Hematology Opportunities for the Next Generation of Research Scientists) Award.
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) today announced the names of six outstanding fellows selected to receive a 2014 Research Training Award for Fellows (RTAF) grant.
An experimental drug designed to help regulate the blood’s iron supply shows promise as a viable first treatment for anemia of inflammation, according to results from the first human study of the treatment published online today in Blood, the Journal of the American Society of Hematology (ASH).
Dr. Gilbert White chronicles his involvement in the HIV and HCV epidemics that devastated the hemophilia population in the 1980s, highlighting the power of science and the resilience of patients, physicians, and scientists, who faced adversity and triumphed.
It's not to early to plan to attend the annual meeting. Read about what's in store for this year's program.
Dr. Lisa Hicks reviews the ASH Choosing Wisely initiative and summarizes the ongoing aims of the ASH Choosing Wisely Task Force.
If you have visited the ASH website in the past few weeks you may have noticed some significant changes. A new site design was launched on April 4, as part of a multi-year effort to upgrade the Society’s technology platforms.
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