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11/15/2021 - Joined over 150 orgs to urge passage of the DIVERSE Trials Act, which will make it easier for patients to participate in clinical trials and remove barriers that keep certain populations from being appropriately represented.

11/12/2021 - Submitted comments on the "Genomic Sequence Analysis Panels in the Treatment of Solid Organ Neoplasms" policy proposed by Medicare's National Government Services, Inc. contractor.

11/1/2021 - Sent the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Financial Services a letter in support of S.640/H.1116, legislation that would require insurance coverage of fertility preservation for state residents facing a medical diagnosis or treatment that can impair their fertility.

10/26/2021 - An Alabama FORCE representative contacted the state's Medicaid leadership urging coverage of BRCA genetic testing, highlighting the fact that its program is the only one in the U.S. that doesn't cover this screening.


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