North American Association of Central Cancer Registries

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North American Association of Central Cancer Registries

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NAACCR

An organization that compiles and disseminates information about cancer incidence and prevalence in North America. It is a consortium of more than 30 regional cancer registries.
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The NAACCR has developed a best practice document regarding confidentiality and disclosure from a U.
North American Association of Cancer Registries, 2002), online: NAACCR, Inc.
115) North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, "Registry Certification," online: NAACCR, Inc.
119) North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, "NAACCR Data Standards of Cancer Registries," online: NAACCR, Inc.
120) North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, "Registry Operations Guidelines," online: NAACCR, Inc.
Established in 1987, NAACCR is a collaborative umbrella organization for cancer registries, governmental agencies, professional organizations, and private groups in North America interested in enhancing the quality and use of cancer registry data.
An important consideration in this study is that, despite its Silver Certification by the NAACCR, OCISS is not a reporting source that is as well established as SEER.