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    ASTRO Blog

    In a report from the front lines of the COVID-19 fight at Northwell Health in New York, Louis Potters, MD, FASTRO, shares startling numbers along with extensive practical advice. 
     
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    COVID Clinical Guidance

    Several radiation oncology centers have shared institutional policies for the short-term changes in treatment decisions and workflows necessary during the evolving COVID-19 pandemic.
     
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    ASTROgram

    ASTRO's weekly newsletter for the week of 3/30 - COVID-19 clinical guidance, last call for committee volunteers, RO-ILS Safety Notice issued
     
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    COVID Coding Update

    ASTRO has issued coding guidance to provide radiation oncology practices with information regarding proper coding for telehealth services during this public health emergency.
     
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    Journals Articles - COVID

    ASTRO journals are publishing the latest research on the impact of COVID-19 on radiation onoclogy care. 
     
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    COVID Conversations

    Join the conversation on the ROhub, share resources and find out how your colleagues are handling the COVID crisis.

     
Professional Resources
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    Career Center

    Employers and Job Seekers – Make employment connections on ASTRO’s easy-to-use and targeted online job board.
     
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    ASTRO Academy

    ASTRO's online learning platform - ASTRO Academy - gives you access to all of your courses and certificates.
     
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    Product Catalog

    Access the ASTRO catalog of resources, including patient materials, publications and virtual meetings.
     
Professional Publications
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    Advances in Radiation Oncology

    New in the January/February issue: Single-isocenter multitarget stereotactic radiosurgery safety in the treatment of multiple brain metastases, dual-energy cone-beam CT and clinical applications for radiation therapy and more.
     
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    Red Journal

    This month’s issue has a special focus on Head and Neck cancers. It features an Oncology Scan, Gray Zone and latest trends podcast about the disease site, as well as abstracts from the 2020 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancers Symposium.
     
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    Practical Radiation Oncology

    New in the March/April issue of PRO: The PRO-IMPACT Trial, cost analysis of AVATAR-aided omission of anesthesia in radiation for pediatric malignancies, and other practice-informing papers.
     
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    Spring 2020 ASTROnews

    This edition of ASTROnews offers a 10-year retrospective on patient safety including a look at where we were as a field and what we did to improve safety and quality, institutional profiles of safety initiatives, the pillars of accreditation and more.

     
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    Coding Guide

    New 2020 Coding Resource is now available. An essential reference for all radiation oncology practices. ASTRO has issued coding guidance to provide RO practices with information regarding proper coding for telehealth services during COVID-19 outbreak.
     
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    Safety is No Accident

    Updated this year, Safety is No Accident: A Framework for Quality Radiation Oncology and Care, reflects the many recent efforts undertaken by radiation oncology specialty societies to improve quality and safety.
     
Affiliates
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    ARRO

    The Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology exists to improve the quality of education for resident physicians in radiation oncology. Member Directory now available.
     
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    ADROP

    The  Association for Radiation Oncology Programs's mission is to advance the quality of residency training and education in radiation oncology.
     
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    SCAROP

    The Society of Chairs of Academic Radiation Oncology Programs' mission is to provide a forum for the chairs of academic radiation oncology programs to discuss issues of common interest.
     
Practice Resources and Programs
  • RO-ILS

    ROILS: Radiation Oncology Incident Learning System is the only medical specialty society-sponsored radiation oncology incident learning system. Join the more than 500 facilities now enrolled!
     
  • APEx

    APEx: Accreditation Program for Excellence was created to support quality improvement in radiation therapy practices. Learn what sets APEx apart.
     
  • SoFi

    ASTRO has partnered with SoFi to help members get the best rates on new and existing loans. SoFi offers discounts on student loan refinancing and personal loans through SoFi.com/ASTRO.