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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Using North American Association of Central Cancer Registries certification as a reference point (see Part 3), it appears that a number of jurisdictions, including some that do not have mandatory reporting, are meeting data quality standards, including accuracy, timeliness and completeness.
119) North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, "NAACCR Data Standards of Cancer Registries," online: NAACCR, Inc.
1999) and the 2002 North American Association of Central Cancer Registries GIS Workgroup meeting in Princeton, New Jersey (NAACCR 2002).
Springfield, IL: North American Association of Central Cancer Registries.
Johnson today announced that the Department of Health's Cancer Registry has received Gold Certification from the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries.
First issued in 1998, the "Annual Report to the Nation" is a collaboration among the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR).
In a related development, the GCC and the Division of Public Health of the Department of Human Resources announced that the Georgia Comprehensive Cancer Registry received from the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) a "Gold Certification of Excellence" for the registry's ability to collect accurate, complete and timely data about newly diagnosed cancer cases in Georgia.
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