The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) decided that Medicare should cover lung cancer screening for seniors at high risk for the disease. The timing could not be more perfect, as November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month.
The “Don’t Guess. Test.” Campaign provides patients and their physicians with information about the rapidly evolving genomic understanding of lung cancer, targeted therapy options and comprehensive genomic profiling.
Tell congress to urge CMS to cover lung cancer screening! CMS must make a preliminary decision by November 8, and is required to issue a final decision by February 8, 2015 on whether or not to cover lung cancer screenings. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
On Saturday, November 8, 2014, beginning at 8 AM, the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina will host the 7th annual LUNGe Forward 5 K. The race begins at NewBridge Bank Park, located at 408 Bellemeade St. in Greensboro.
Local nonprofit hosts statewide Lung Cancer Summit at N.C. Cancer Hospital.
The second annual NC Lung Cancer Golf Tournament in Memory of Harold Morrow & Susan C. Hicks will be held Sept. 26 at the Rock Barn Golf and Spa.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lung Cancer Initiative Awards 100,000 Research Grant to Dr. Kavitha Yaddanapudi, University of Louisville Raleigh, NC (5/8/2014)— The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCINC) has announced Dr. Kavitha Yaddanapudi as the 2014 recipient of their Young Investigator
Media Contact: Heather Hooper, Executive Director 919.784.0410 hhooper@LungCancerInitiativeNC.org UNC’s Dr. Jared Weiss joins Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina’s Board (2/19/2014) – RALEIGH, NC - The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCINC), the state’s leading
As you all may be aware, the USPSTF officially added low-dose CT Lung Cancer Screening to its list of recommended services in 2013 for patients who are at high risk of developing lung cancer. It was added to the Tier B list of recommended services, which means that under the Affordable Care Act,
On Saturday the 2nd annual Let's Clear the Air Walk will be held on the school's campus on Cliffdale Road to raise money for lung cancer research. The event is a partnership between SADD, Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and the Lung Cancer Initiative