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3330 Cumberland Blvd., Suite 650
Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone: 770-951-1018

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GASCO Newsletters

GASCO publishes its GASCO Hot Topics Newsletter every other month.

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FDA Drug Approvals

See a list of recent GASCO Corporate Member FDA approvals for drugs and new indications.

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ASCO & JCO Cancer Portals

Your one-stop resource for the latest disease-specific abstracts, videos, guidelines, and articles.

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Oncology Changes in CPT 2024 Code Set Include Common Treatments, Lab Tests

The CPT 2024 code set contains 230 additions, 49 deletions, and 70 revisions. Oncology changes include chemotherapy code revisions and pathology/lab additions.

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Standing in the Gaap

African Americans with multiple myeloma are:

  • More likely to be diagnosed.
  • Less likely to get treatment.

Multiple myeloma is the most common form of blood cancer in African Americans.

  • Multiple myeloma is about 2X more common in African Americans vs White Americans. In fact, 1 in 5 people with multiple myeloma is African American.
  • Diagnosing multiple myeloma can be tricky in anyone. But the time it takes to get diagnosed is typically longer for African Americans.
  • African Americans are less likely to get certain treatments. However, when receiving the same treatment, African Americans do just as well as and sometimes better than White Americans

Stand Up for Care and Stand in the Gaap with Us

The Standing in the Gaap initiative was created with one goal in mind: to help improve the care of African Americans living with multiple myeloma.

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Pfizer has partnered with Triage Cancer to create, a freely available website that helps patients and caregivers understand finances related to healthcare, and steps to take that may help lower their costs.

The goal is to provide an overview of key topics that may be helpful to point individuals in the right direction on where to find more information. By using this tool, it is believed patients can take an important step to help empower their path forward.

Visit MyHealthcareFinances

MyHealthcareFinances is a collaboration between Pfizer and Triage Cancer, which joins people with a shared passion for improving healthcare-related financial literacy.

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Announcing New Website

GASCO is pleased to announce the launch of its new and improved website! Here we hope you can easily find the resources you're looking for.  

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Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology
3330 Cumberland Boulevard, Suite 650
Atlanta, GA 30339

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