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MIOCA IN THE NEWS

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Michigan Ranked 28th in US on Provision of Care to Ovarian Cancer Patients

June 30, 2012

<header level="4">First-of-Its-Kind Report Card Evaluates All 50 States and District of Columbia </header>The Ovarian Cancer National Alliance released a report identifying four categories essential for quality care for women with ovarian cancer. It ranks all 50 states and the District of Columbia on their provision of such care. Michigan was ranked 28th overall, based on the environment it provides for women with ovarian cancer. Ovarian Cancer: A Call for State Action urges legislators and advocates to work together on improving care for women with ovarian cancer in their communities. 

<header level="4">First-of-Its-Kind Report Card Evaluates All 50 States and District of Columbia </header>The Ovarian Cancer National Alliance released a report identifying four categories essential for quality care for women with ovarian cancer. It ranks all 50 states and the District of Columbia on their provision of such care. Michigan was ranked 28th overall, based on the environment it provides for women with ovarian cancer. Ovarian Cancer: A Call for State Action urges legislators and advocates to work together on improving care for women with ovarian cancer in their communities. 

Supreme Court Ruling Ensures Healthcare Coverage for Women with Ovarian Cancer

June 29, 2012

The decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, upholds many critical patient protections. It means that women with ovarian cancer will continue to benefit from the elimination of lifetime and annual benefit limits and prohibitions on denying coverage due to pre-existing conditions. More about how this decision benefits women with ovarian cancer and their families can be found here.