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Medicare Cuts Will Force Many Cancer Centers To Close, Stop Seeing Medicare Patients, Lay Off Staff, According To ASTRO Survey
Date:7/27/2009

myself, I know how important it is to have access to every possible opportunity to fight for healing. Medicare patients should have the same opportunities to win their battle against cancer," Rep. Rogers said.

Visit http://www.astro.org/medicarecuts/ for a copy of the survey and to see the bipartisan letter. To tell your member of Congress to help stop the cuts, visit www.rtanswers.org.

ASTRO is the largest radiation oncology society in the world, with more than 10,000 members who specialize in treating patients with radiation therapies. As the leading organization in radiation oncology, biology and physics, the Society is dedicated to improving patient care through education, clinical practice, advancement of science and advocacy. For more information on radiation therapy, visit www.rtanswers.org. To learn more about ASTRO, visit www.astro.org.


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