Daily Practice

  • Helping radiation oncologists stay apprised of current trends that affect their practice is critical. In this section you will find information on ASTRO's coding resources, APEx Practice Accreditation program, Medicare and private payer reimbursements and health policy issues.

  • CodingThe radiation oncology coding section provides information on a number of activities ASTRO engages in to ensure proper coding of radiation oncology services.
    ReimbursementKeep apprised of policy and coverage issues, and stay up-to-date on Medicare and private payer news and initiatives.
    Medicare Payment InitiativesKeep apprised of Medicare's quality initiatives and value-based reimbursement programs.
    AccreditationAPEx recognizes facilities by objectively assessing the radiation oncology care team, policies and procedures.
    PQIPractice Quality Improvement (PQI) is an integral part of the American Board of Radiology's Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.