February 26, 2014
February 26, 2014
AST Raises Concerns Regarding Proposed Rule to Remove Immuno Medications as a Protected Class Under Medicare C and DThe American Society of Transplantation has serious concerns regarding the proposed rule to remove immunosuppressant medications for transplant rejection prophylaxis as a protected class under Medicare Parts C and D. To view the full statement please follow the link below: AST Statement Regarding Transplant community opposition to CMS proposal to remove Immunosuppressive medications from Medicare Part D Protected Class category
AST Timely Topics in Transplantation webinar series webpage to view archived recordings of live webinars, including the "Complying with New UNOS Living Donor Care Policies" webinar which took place on February 18. Thank you to the presenters for their hard work in developing and presenting the informative content: Jennifer Milton BSN, CCTC, MBA of University Transplant Center and Rebecca Hays, MSW of University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.
February 21, 2014
View ASHI's comments here.View the AST's letter here.
February 19, 2014
Register now and book your housing for the World Transplant Congress (WTC) in San Francisco, CA July 26-31, 2014. Please make sure that your membership is current before registering. You must be a member in good standing by April 1, 2014.
February 07, 2014
webinar on the new OPTN/UNOS kidney allocation policy is now available for viewing 24/7: free to AST members and $25 for non-members. UNOS will also offer numerous programs to prepare transplant professionals for the changes coming in 2014.
January 29, 2014
December 30, 2013
NIH Office of the Director For Immediate Release: Tuesday, December 17, 2013 Contact: NIH Office of Communications email@example.com New Clinical Research Network Holds Great Promise for Improving Treatments for Patients Funding the most effective ways of detecting, treating, and preventing disease is essential to medical progress. Such efforts are known as comparative effectiveness research (CER) and help determine what... Read More...
December 17, 2013
Read the full letter to Commissioner Cali.
December 10, 2013
November 21, 2013