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Saturday, May 3 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Prevention/Early Detection Special Interest Group Meeting

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Join ONS Health Policy Director Alec Stone, MA, MPA, for a discussion on keeping oncology issues a top priority with United States legislative officials at the state and federal level. You'll learn about the role of OnStat and current ONS-supported bills that are in discussion on the Hill. Stone will also provide an update on the Affordable Care Act since its activation on January 1, 2014, focusing on its preventive benefits and available resources for those who are still without health insurance coverage.

ONS Health Policy Director Alec Stone will also present "ACA, Awareness, and Advocacy".

OBJECTIVES
1. Describe the OnStat purpose and enrollment process. 
2. Identify Affordable Care Act preventive services and resources.
3. Discuss ONS-supported initiatives at the federal level. 



Speakers
avatar for Alec Stone, MA, MPA

Alec Stone, MA, MPA

Health Policy Director, Oncology Nursing Society
Alec Stone, ONS Health Policy Director, has been a leader in healthcare legislative and regulatory affairs for more than two decades. With an expertise in biomedical research and healthcare advocacy, he has worked with premiere organizations such as the American Cancer Society, American Medical Association, American Dental Association, American Library Association, Deafness Research Foundation, Research!America, and the Federation of American... Read More →

Coordinators
avatar for Mary Vecchio, RN, MSN, ANP-C, OCN®

Mary Vecchio, RN, MSN, ANP-C, OCN®

Family Risk Assessment, Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center
Full disclosure: Nothing to disclose.



Saturday May 3, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm
206A Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802
  • CNE Status Offers CNE
  • Contact Hours of CNE: 1.5
  • Content Level: Intermediate

Attendees (19)