Medicare Care Choices Program and Cancer Care Planning for Medicare Beneficiaries
An op-ed authored by NCCS CEO Shelley Fuld Nasso and published in the Santa Barbara Independent today championed hospice care, the Medicare Care Choices Program, and cancer care planning for Medicare beneficiaries.
Fuld Nasso also notes the ongoing commitment to quality cancer care exhibited through the leadership of Representative Lois Capps (D-CA). Rep. Capps most recently introduced the Planning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act (HR 2477), an important reform that would establish a Medicare benefit for cancer care planning services for all Medicare beneficiaries with cancer. The PACT Act is the top legislative priority for NCCS,