The American Cancer Society (ACS) Offers Insight on the New USPSTF Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Screening Recommendations

The American Cancer Society (ACS) Offers Insight on the New USPSTF Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Screening Recommendations

Check out Dr. Robert Smith’s (Senior Vice President Cancer Screening, ACS, and National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Co-chair) discussion about the potential impact of the new recommendations on health insurance coverage decisions, CRC mortality and a comparison with ACS guidelines.

NCCRT members, the Colon Cancer Coalition, the Colorectal Cancer Alliance, and Fight Colorectal Cancer also issued a joint statement in response to the draft. Visit the ACS press release for more information here:
http://pressroom.cancer.org/ACSFAQ_USPSTFCRCGuidelineUpdate