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.
North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, 2003), online: NAACCR, Inc.
Nevertheless, there are some uncertainties in identifying Hispanic cancer cases using the NHIA (the NAACCR Hispanic/Latino Identification Algorithm).
NAACCR guideline for enhancing HispanicLatino identification: revised NAACCR Hispanic/ Latino identification algorithm [NHIA v2].
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.