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SGO Business Meeting and Member Forum

All SGO members are invited to attend the SGO Business Meeting and the Member Forum that follows. Learn more about the current state of the subspecialty of gynecologic oncology, and what will be impacting your practice in the future.

SGO Business Meeting
Member Forum: The Practice of Gynecologic Oncology

SGO Business Meeting

Open to all SGO members, regardless of membership level.

Monday, March 21, 2016
7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
San Diego Convention Center Hall A

Member Forum: SGO’s Health Policy and Socioeconomic Committee Presents Issues Affecting Your Practice (USA)

Open to all SGO Annual Meeting attendees (SGO members and non-members).

Monday, March 21, 2016
8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
San Diego Convention Center Hall A

Moderators:

Robert L. Coleman, MD
The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Jeffrey M. Fowler, MD
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Laurel W. Rice, MD
The University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

The Member Forum is open to all Annual Meeting attendees. The four taskforces of SGO’s Health Policy and Socioeconomic Committee will present their updates on issues that may have a major impact on the delivery and reimbursement of health care in the United States.

Coding and Reimbursement

  • CPT code revisions
  • AMA Relative Value Scale Update Committee(RUC) review process

Legislative and Regulatory Affairs

  • Research funding
  • Clinical trials
  • Affordable access to drugs

Future of Physician Payment Reform

  • Shift from payment for volume to payment for value
  • SGO’s alternative payment model for endometrial cancer

Policy, Quality and Outcomes

  • SGO quality measures submitted to Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and National Quality Forum