Take Action on Survivorship Legislation!
On May 21st, Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA) introduced bipartisan legislation with the co-chairs of the Congressional Childhood Cancer Caucus, Representatives Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), to help childhood cancer survivors live longer, healthier lives. The Childhood Cancer Survivors' Quality of Life Act (H.R.2058) represents a milestone in advancing treatment, care, and research for more than 360,000 survivors of childhood cancer.
Press Release (Alliance for Childhood Cancer): Congress Must Act Now to Avoid Sequester Cuts & Protect Children with Cancer (2/28/13)
CCCA's recommendations and comments to HHS in response to a proposed rule implementing Essential Health Benefits, a key provision of the ACA (12/26/12)