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Preventing Colorectal Cancer

 

"Preventing Colorectal Cancer has been established to preserve the tradition of high quality, affordable, safe, comfortable colorectal screening and care.  We invite you to join PCC and support our cause."

 

Preventing Colorectal Cancer is comprised of gastroenterologists, surgeons, primary care physicians, oncologists, anesthesiologists, nurses, patients and caregivers. Our mission is to educate the public and key stakeholders about the opportunities to reduce the incidence of colorectal cancer by promoting optimal screening and therapeutic care for patients and clinicians.

 


Join the movement in Telling Congress to Support the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act


 

Colorectal cancer advocates are on the Capitol Hill today asking for support for HR 1070/S 2348 the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2013, which would eliminate cost sharing for Medicare beneficiaries if a polyp is found and removed during what would have been a free preventive screening.

 

Adding your voice to those inside the halls of Congress will send a clear message to the lawmakers that this error in the law must be corrected in order to improve access to screenings and drive down the incidence of colon cancer.

 

Please use the following link to identify and contact your local congressman.
http://www.contactingthecongress.org/​